- Download integrity
- Version numbers
RequirementsMacrobond provides application for 64-bit version of MS Windows. Installation requires administrator privileges. If you do not have them please contact your IT team and provide them with a link to this page. Macrobond application requires Microsoft .NET Framework 4.7.2 or later, which can be installed as an optional component from Windows Update or as an installation program at the Microsoft .NET downloads web site.
You can find more information about the technical requirements and deployment here: Deploying the Macrobond application
Download integrityThe setup program and scripts are digitally signed using a certificate issued to "Macrobond Financial AB". You can inspect the digital signature to verify the integrity and authenticity of the files.
The setup programTo install the Macrobond application please download and run the setup program and follow the installation instructions. This can be done both for the first installation and subsequent upgrades.
For security reasons you should download and run the setup program from an empty directory or use the command line installation as described below.
Download the setup program
In some environments, programs and installation files are blocked and cannot be downloaded or are prevented from running. In this case, the instruction below - for installation that is scripted or based on dowloaded files - might be helpful.
Install from downloaded filesDownload one of the ZIP files, extract, and then run the install.bat file in the extracted folder or use the MSI and MSP files in ZIP as parameters to the MsiExec program, which comes with Windows.
Please note that Windows Installer might want to access the local installation files again in the future, such as when doing automatic repairs, and it might be a good idea not to remove the extracted files.
Macrobond installation files for Windows
Command line installationIf you do not use the supplied bat file, you can use a command similary to this to perform the installation:
msiexec PATCH=somepath\macrobondpatch.msp /i somepath\macrobond.msi
UpgradingThere are new versions of the Macrobond application several times per year. Typically there are 3-4 major versions with new functionality and then maintenance releases as needed with minor improvements.
The best way to upgrade an existing installation is to select “Check for update” on the Help menu in the Macrobond application.
This might not work if you run in a locked-down environment. In that case you can follow the setup procedure above.
Command lineIf you already have Macrobond installed you can upgrade it by executing one of the following commands.
msiexec /p https://download.macrobond.com/installation/mainapp/188.8.131.5253-release/Patch-184.108.40.206002-release.x64.msp