Installation

Download and unpack EWANAPI files

The EWANAPI.zip can be downloaded in the download area. After downloading, open the file EWANAPI.zip. You should see the contents of the file that also contains ewanapi.exe. Leave this window open.

In the next step, open the command prompt by pressing Win-R, followed by "cmd" (without quotation marks). Then press the Enter key and the prompt opens.

Type the following command: "md %localappdata%\EWANAPI" (without quotation marks), then press the Enter key. This is used to create the directory %localappdata%\EWANAPI. Enter another command: "explorer %localappdata%\EWANAPI" (without quotation marks), press the Enter key. A window with the empty content of the folder C:\Users\\AppData\Local\EWANAPI opens. You can close the window at the command prompt.

Change to the window with the content of EWANAPI.zip. Copy the entire content into the window with the folder C:\Users\\AppData\Local\EWANAPI. To do this, select the files and folders with the key combination Ctrl-A, copy the files with the key combination Ctrl-C and insert the copies with Ctrl-V into the empty folder C:\Users\\AppData\Local\EWANAPI. You can now close the windows with both folders.

Creation of the environment variable EWANAPI_DIR

Click on Start > System and then in the menu on the right side Advanced System Settings. In the System Properties window, click Environment Variables. Add with New... a variable for your user named EWANAPI_DIR with the value of %localappdata%\EWANAPI.

Edit the PATH path variable of the system

Click on Start > System and then in the menu on the right side Advanced System Settings. In the System Properties window, click Environment Variables. Edit the Path variable of the user variables and add the path %localappdata%\EWANAPI with New.

Verification of the installation

Open the command prompt and run the following command:
ewanapi -version

Once executed, you should see the following entries:

--- EWANAPI.exe Version: 4.0.5.0 ---
--- EWANAPI.exe Location: C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\EWANAPI ---
--- EWANAPI.exe JRE: C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\EWANAPI\jre ---