Installing Caliber SDK

Install the Caliber SDK if you plan to write custom applications for Caliber, plan to use the Visual Studio integration, and plan to use the Silk Central integration.

If you are using a 64-bit JVM, install the SDK for 64-bt. The SDK for 64-bit installs in default 32-bit directory. You can only install one Caliber SDK on a machine.

  1. Close all Windows programs.
  2. Run Caliber SDK Installer.exe (32-bit) or Caliber SDK for 64bit Installer.exe (64-bit) from the location where you saved the downloaded Caliber installation.
  3. Click Install Caliber Author and Utilities.
  4. Click Caliber SDK or Caliber SDK for 64-bit. The Caliber Install Wizard starts and the Welcome screen displays.
  5. Click Next. The License Agreement screen displays.
  6. Read the license agreement carefully and select the I accept the terms in the license agreement option if you agree to the terms.
  7. Click Next. The Customer Information screen displays.
  8. Type a User Name and Organization.
  9. Click Next. The Setup Type screen displays.
  10. Select an option for installing the SDK:
    • Complete: This option installs both the COM SDK and the Java SDK and all associated files. Go to step 15.
    • Custom: This option allows you to select which components you want to install.
  11. If you chose Complete:
    1. Click Next. The Ready to Install the Program screen displays.
    2. Click Install. The installation begins.
  12. If you chose Custom:
    1. Click Next. The Custom Setup screen displays.
    1. Click the install state icon for a component.
    1. Choose the installation option you want for each component. You can click Help for information about each install state.
    2. Click Space to see a list of the disk space requirements for each component.
    3. Click Change if you want to change the location where the component is installed. The default install location is C:/Program Files/Borland.
    4. Click Next. The Ready to Install the Program screen displays.
    5. Click Install. The installation begins.
  13. When installation completes, click Finish.
  14. Restart the system. Note: For more information on the SDK, see Caliber SDK Programmers’ Guide or the Javadoc located at Program Files\Borland\Caliber SDK\api\index.html. Sample SDK applications are posted on the Micro Focus SupportLine site.