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Installation

The latest versions of Architect are available on our downloads page. Architect is available for Windows, Mac and Linux.

Windows

On the download site, click on the "Architect for 64-bit Windows" link. Your download will start automatically.

Once the download is complete, click on the .exe file to start installation.

If asked "Do you want to allow the following program from an unknown publisher to make changes to this computer?", click "Yes".

The Architect Setup Wizard will then launch.

Click 'Next'. On the following screen, choose the folder where you would like to install Architect.

Click 'Install', and installation will proceed automatically. Once installation has concluded, click "Finish' to close the installer.

Mac

On the download site, click on the "Architect for Mac OS X" link. Your download will start automatically.

Once the download is complete, click on the .dmg file to start installation.

Control-click the Architect app icon, then choose "Open" from the shortcut menu

If asked "Architect is from an unidentified developer. Are you sure you want to open it?", click "Open".

Once the installation is complete, Architect will launch automatically.

Linux

Installation from repositories

To install Architect from our Ubuntu package repository, follow the steps below:

Step One: Add our GPG-key

Open a terminal, then type:

gpg --keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com --recv-key 18F3EEF7

Then type:

gpg -a --export 18F3EEF7 | sudo apt-key add -

It should say 'OK'.

Step Two: Edit your sources.list

In the terminal, type:

sudo nano /etc/apt/sources.list

Go to the end of the file and add the code corresponding to your operating system:

For Ubuntu 14.04:

deb http://deb.openanalytics.eu trusty main

For Ubuntu 16.04:

deb http://deb.openanalytics.eu xenial main

Now save and close the file (in nano: ctrl+O and ctrl+X).

Step Three: Install

Finally, run:

sudo apt-get install architect

Now you're ready to use Architect.

Manual installation

Alternatively, .deb and .rpm package files are available for Architect on our downloads page.

Ubuntu

Download the .deb file, then type in the terminal:

dpkg -i XXX.deb

where 'XXX.deb' is the name of the downloaded .deb file.

You can also double-click the .deb file to open Ubuntu Software Center. Click "Install" and enter your password if prompted:

CentOS

Download the .rpm file, then type in the terminal:

rpm -i XXX.rpm

where 'XXX.rpm' is the name of the downloaded .rpm file.