Installing Performance Expert Client using Installer files

After downloading the Performance Expert Client installer files, use the InstallAnywhere Wizard to begin installing the files.

Before you begin

Before installation:

  • Verify that you have administration privileges.
  • Download the Performance Expert Client program files.
  • If you want to perform a silent installation, you must create a response file to record your installation steps.


  1. Extract the files and directories from the compressed installer file(s) into the installation directory, for example, C:\PROGRAMS\IBM\PECLIENT.
    The archives contain the following files and directories:
    • db2pe.client.*.exe
    • iehs*win.jar
  2. Run the *.exe file with administrative privileges.
    With Windows 8 or later, ensure that you run the *.exe file in Windows 7 Compatibility mode.
  3. Click Next.

    The next setup window shows the License Agreement.

  4. To install Performance Expert Client, click I accept the terms of the license agreement, then click Next.
  5. Click Performance Expert on z/OS, then click Next.
  6. Select the setup type that you prefer, then click Next.
    In the subsequent window, you can specify the installation path.
  7. To install the program files to the default destination folder, click Next. To install the program files to a different folder, click Browse, then select another folder.
  8. Select whether to import a list of configured subsystems or whether to add them manually.
  9. Check the summary information, then click Install.

    The program files are copied to the specified destination folder and the next setup window opens. It shows summary information about the installation. It also shows the location of the log file.

  10. Click Finish to exit the InstallAnywhere Wizard.