Installing z/OS Explorer from an existing Eclipse application by using Eclipse p2

In this scenario, you can install z/OS® Explorer by using an existing Eclipse application.
  1. Start an Eclipse application. If you do not have one, download Eclipse Neon from the, and extract the compressed file to a local drive on your computer.
  2. Click Help > Install New Software.
  3. Click Add, add the z/OS Explorer Eclipse p2 update site. The URL for z/OS Explorer V3.2 (Eclipse Photon V4.8) is
  4. Select the features that you want to install, and click Next.
  5. Follow the wizard until the product is installed.
  6. Select Restart Now when prompted to ensure the z/OS Explorer features are installed and validated by Eclipse.