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Install & System Requirements

System Requirements

Glue42 Desktop

Glue42 Desktop has the following requirements:

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 7 or above (32 or 64 bit)

Software Requirements

  • .NET Framework 4.6

Recommended Hardware

  • CPU: at least dual-core Intel Core i5 or above (four-core recommended)
  • HDD: at least 3 GB of free disk space
  • RAM: at least 8 GB of free RAM, 16+ GB recommended


  • The JavaScript API requires Chrome 57 or above, Firefox 53 or above or Edge 44 (EdgeHTML 18) or above.
  • The .NET API requires .NET Framework 4.6.
  • The Java API requires JDK 8+ (Java SE 8+) and is JDK 9+ ready.


  1. Download the Glue42 Desktop Enterprise trial installer from here.

  2. Run the installer file.

  3. You can install Glue42 Desktop with the default install options by clicking on the "Install" button or select custom options by clicking on the "Custom Install" button.

  4. Finish the installation and start Glue42 Desktop from the added desktop shortcut or by running tick42-glue-desktop.exe in the %LOCALAPPDATA%\Tick42\GlueDesktop folder.

Note that after installation, you can take the Glue42 Desktop installation folder and move it wherever you like. Glue42 Desktop runs independently of its location in the file system.

The Glue42 Desktop installer can be customized with extensibility options. For more details, see the Extensible Installer Guide