SCS Installation

To install SCS, simply double-click on the install.jar file in the file manager (Windows), or type

from the directory that contains the jar file.

The opening screen is shown in Figure 1. Click the “Next” button to continue.

Figure 1. The opening screen of the SCS installer (created with IzPack)

Figure 1. The opening screen of the SCS installer (created with IzPack)

Next the license agreement is shown (Figure 2). To continue the installation, select “I accept the terms of this license agreement” and click the “Next” button.

Figure 2. The license agreement screen

Figure 2. The license agreement screen

┬áThe next screen allows the user to select which packs to install (Figure 3). The Core pack is required and consists of the SCS executable and libraries. The Source pack installs the SCS source code and the Documentation pack installs the user and developer guides. After selecting which packs to install, click the “Next” button to continue the installation.

Figure 3. The pack selection screen

Figure 3. The pack selection screen

The path selection screen is shown next (Figure 4). This allows the user to select where SCS will be installed. Either enter the full path manually, or click the “Browse” button to select a path using a file manager GUI. After selecting the installation path, click the “Next” button to continue.

Figure 4. The installation path selection screen

Figure 4. The installation path selection screen

If the installation path does not already exist, a warning dialog will appear informing the user that the target directory will be created (Figure 5). To accept the warning and continue with installation (allowing creation of the new directory), click “Ok”. Otherwise, click “Cancel”.

Figure 5. Installation path creation warning dialog

Figure 5. Installation path creation warning dialog

The progress of the installation is then shown as the transfer of files proceeds (Figure 6). Once this process has completed, click the “Next” button to continue (Figure 7).

Figure 6. Installation progress display

Figure 6. Installation progress display

Figure 7. The installation progress display once installation has completed

Figure 7. The installation progress display once installation has completed

The shortcut setup screen is then displayed (Figure 8) which allows the user to create shortcuts to SCS in the Programs menu as well as the desktop. After selecting which shortcuts to create and where to create them, click the “Next” button to complete the installation.

Figure 8. The shortcut creation screen

Figure 8. The shortcut creation screen

The installation of SCS is now complete (Figure 9). To exit the installation program, click the “Done” button. The uninstaller is created in the Uninstaller subdirectory of the installation path. It can be executed by running

from the installation path.

Figure 9. The completion of the installer

Figure 9. The completion of the installer