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    Network Installation

    Network installation is simply the case of extracting the EDT files to a shared network folder on your organisation's network. 


    Download

    The latest general release can be obtained from the lean Downloads page.

     

    Create Network folder

    Create a Network Shared Folder, or create a sub directory in an existing network share.

    Set the permissions to share with Everyone.

    Note that each task can be assigned access restrictions by NT User name or NT User Group membership within the EDT task configuration.


    Extract

    Extract all files to new Network Shared Folder.


    Run the correct EDT EXE from any Workstation

    There are three EXE files shipped with EDT.

    The most likely version that will run in the majority of environments is EDT_2003.exe

     

    Here is how we cover the bases with the three builds shipped with EDT 2.8 (EDT_32.exe, EDT_64.exe, EDT_2003.exe) :

     

    Windows XP 32 bit (SP3)

    Windows XP 64 bit (SP3)

    Windows 7, 32 bit

    Windows 7, 64 bit

    Windows 8 32 bit

    Windows 8 64 bit

    Office 2003 32 bit

    EDT_2003.exe

    EDT_2003.exe

    EDT_2003.exe

    EDT_2003.exe

    EDT_2003.exe

    EDT_2003.exe

    Office 2007 32 bit

    EDT_2003.exe*

    EDT_32.exe

    EDT_2003.exe*

    EDT_32.exe

    EDT_2003.exe*

    EDT_32.exe

    EDT_2003.exe*

    EDT_32.exe

    EDT_2003.exe*

    EDT_32.exe

    EDT_2003.exe*

    EDT_32.exe

    Office 2010 32 bit

    EDT_2003.exe*

    EDT_32.exe

    EDT_2003.exe*

    EDT_32.exe

    EDT_2003.exe*

    EDT_32.exe

    EDT_2003.exe*

    EDT_32.exe

    EDT_2003.exe*

    EDT_32.exe

    EDT_2003.exe*

    EDT_32.exe

    Office 2010 64 bit

    NA

    EDT_64.exe

    NA

    EDT_64.exe

    NA

    EDT_64.exe

    Office 2013 32 bit

    EDT_2003.exe*

    EDT_32.exe

    EDT_2003.exe*

    EDT_32.exe

    EDT_2003.exe*

    EDT_32.exe

    EDT_2003.exe*

    EDT_32.exe

    EDT_2003.exe*

    EDT_32.exe

    EDT_2003.exe*

    EDT_32.exe

    Office 2013 64 bit

    NA

    EDT_64.exe

    NA

    EDT_64.exe

    NA

    EDT_64.exe

     

    Where you see both EDT_2003 & EDT_32 in the same cell,both versions will operate in the scenario.

    Where EDT_2003 is marked with an asterisk, EDT will run in Excel compatibility mode. 

     

    Workstation Registration

    When running EDT for the first time from a workstation, you will be prompted to enter the email address you used to register with LeanSoftware.net.

     

    Task Administration

    To get started, the first thing you will need to do is configure an EDT task.

    Select 'New' from the Task drop down.



    You will be prompted for the task Administrator password - the default password is lean

     

    Task Files and Shared Folders

    Task Configuration tabs