Install Genero Report Engine

Follow these steps to install Genero Report Engine on Windows®, UNIX, or macOS® systems.

Before you begin

  • Ensure Genero Report Engine is supported for your operating system, and that you have downloaded the correct package for your operating system. For a detailed list of supported operating systems, contact your support center.
  • Java JRE 1.6 or above. It is strongly recommended to use a Sun® (Oracle) or an IBM® JVM; Open JDK and other free JVMs are not supported.
    Tip: Please check the release notes to view the most up-to-date information regarding Java JRE support.

On the Download page on the Genero Report Writer web site, the Genero Report Engine package is found under the section "Genero Report Writer - Runtime".

  1. Execute the installation package to start the Setup Wizard.
    fjs-grj-version-build-osident.ext where:
    • version is the version number of the package.
    • build is the build number for the package.
    • osident identifies the operating system for the package.
    • ext is the extension of the file: .exe for Microsoft® Windows, and .run for UNIX and Mac OS.
    Example (Microsoft Windows):
    Example (UNIX):
    Example (macOS):
  2. Follow the instructions provided on the screen.

When installation is complete, see the Genero Report Writer for Java, C#, PHP, and Swift User Guide for configuration information and instructions.