Download & Installation
|Download & Installation|
|This page refers to version 1.04 of railVIVID®.|
Therefore the content is possibly outdated.
The current version is 1.21.
Download & Installation
On this page you will recieve general information about how to make railVIVID® available on your computer.
railVIVID is published at http://railVIVID.railML.org/. If you like to download the software package it is necessary to register first.
On the Downloadpage you will find:
- The currant version as an executable file for Windows-64-bit-systems from Windows 7 upward
- The currant Version as a JAR (executable within Java)
- Contacts to obtain the currant beta version or the source code
Installation under Windows
Execute the file (e.g. for railVIVID® 1.1 railVIVID-1.10-64bit-installer.exe).
Afterwards please select the desired folder for the installation. If you own administrator rights you will be able to choose a system folder, such as C:\Programme\. Otherwise select your home-directory C:\Users\yourUsername\. The installed application is portable. It is possible to move the user file in another directory or to another data media.
After the installation you will find railVIVID with the following icon (Illustration 1).
After the succesfull installation of railVIVID no further components have to be installed.
Installation under Mac OSX
Currently an istallation of railVIVID under Mac OSX is not being offered. Please use the JAR-version.
Installation under Unix-systems
For the installation of railVIVID under a Unix-operating system the we offer a JAR (executable within Java)
Prior to the installation please make sure that the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) is already installed on your system. If this is not the case you are able to download Java unter: https://www.java.com/de/download/. For the installation of railVIVID please start the JAR-file via the command line.
Uninstalling under Windows
Please uninstall the application via the programme menu of the Windows control panel or use the unistallation folder contained in the railVIVID programme file (unins000.exe). The saved settings in the ini-file (see also paragraph Save settings) will be deleted if they were saved in the preset (default) application folder.
Uninstallung under Unix-systems
Remove the Java-file railVIVID-1.04.jar in the file browser. The saved settings in the ini-file (see also paragraph Save settings) will be deleted if they were saved in the preset (default) application folder.