Installing MDT from Internet

If you want to add MDT to you existing Eclipse installation you can install it directly from the internet. Before starting the installation process set up your Network Connections preferences to assure undisturbed access to the Internet. For off-line installation please refer to Installing MDT plug-in from local files task.

Installing MDT plug-in is the easiest way to extend exiting Eclipse environment with MDT features. If you prefer to work with separate, stand-alone MDT application please refer to Product installation guide.

Note: Installed MDT has to be unlocked by activating any of the available licenses.

Step 1

Open Eclipse.

Starting Eclipse

Step 2

Start Install New Software tool.

Starting Install New Software Tool

Step 3

Select Add to enter new update site address.

Adding New Site

Step 4

Set update site name to i.e. MDT Update Site and location to http://www.mdt.net/pe/updates. Press OK.

Adding MDT Update Site

Step 5

Select Magik Development Tools to be installed and press Next.

Selecting MDT Professional Edition For Installation

Step 6

Install Details page shows features which will be installed. Press Next to install MDT.

Confirming MDT Installation

Step 7

Read and accept MDT license agreement. Press Finish to proceed with the installation.

Accepting License Agreement

Step 8

Verify and accept MDT certificate.

Verifying MDT Certificate

Step 9

Restart MDT.

Restarting Eclipse

Related tasks

Plug-in and Product differences
Installing MDT product
Managing Licenses