The EASA Client is a locally installed Java application that currently supports two EASA tasks:
Historically, a User would interact with a published EASAP via the EASA Client but now User-access is via a web browser.
For Author documentation relevant to this no longer supported use of the EASA Client see the EASA 5.5 Help Pages.
Before installing the EASA Client, any prior EASA Client from an EASA version of 3.1 or lower must be removed in one of the following ways:
Alternatively, do any of the following from within Windows:
Any of the above methods launches the 'EASA Installation Wizard' and the 'Uninstall' window will appear
The EASA Client is automatically available on the EASA Server.
An Author will need to install the EASA Client locally via either:
The EASA Client will launch any file with an *.easa extension via a registry entry, thus administrator privileges are required to run the installer.
An Author who will be using Excel must meet system requirements for an Excel Server ( in particular the local machine and Excel Server must have the same version of Excel) and/or an Excel Desktop Client (an Author machine and end Users must have the same Excel version).
To install the EASA Client software: