RFT 126.96.36.199 Installation steps simplified
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Problem : A client wants to install IBM Rational Functional Tester 188.8.131.52 and ends up downloading package from Fix Central as pointed by http
Cause of the concern - Client goes to RFT 184.108.40.206 installation page and finds that RFT 8.2.2 is the prerequisite. Then searches for RFT 8.2.2 installer and reaches http
Solution : The steps have been simplified here :
If you have Rational Functional Tester version 8.2, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 8.2.1, 22.214.171.124 or 8.2.2 installed on your system, you can upgrade to RFT 126.96.36.199 directly.
else follow the below steps :
1. Download RFT 8.2 by following the information at http
2. Go to Installation Manager -> File -> Preferences -> Updates and then select the 'Search for Installation
3. Click on Update in Installation Manager. If it shows a message for a new version of Installation Manager available, proceed with update of Installation Manager and restart it. On restart of IM, click on Update again.
4. On next wizard select IBM Rational SDP platform. It will show you the recommended version of RFT to update.
The above steps expects that you are connected to internet and passport advantage while trying the update.