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What are the prerequisites for Pega Robotic Automation version 19.1?

When you use the Setup wizard to install Pega Robot Studio (stand-alone or plug-in), Pega Robot Runtime/Agile Desktop, or both, the wizard first looks for certain Microsoft software prerequisites, such as the Microsoft .NET Framework. If the required software components are missing, the wizard downloads them from Microsoft's site and installs them before it installs your Pega Robot Studio or Pega Robot Runtime software.

To install the prerequisites before running the Setup wizard, or if you are doing an offline install, use the following information as a guide for finding the necessary components. For more information on installing Pega Robot Studio offline, see the installation instructions.

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Pega Robot Studio

For Pega Robot Studio, stand-alone or plug-in, before you install Pega Robot Studio, ensure that you have the following applications installed on your computer:

  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 RTM Update 3 or later
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 SP1
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.6.1
  • Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2012 (x86 and x64)
  • Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2017 (vc_redist.x86.exe and vc_redist.x64.exe)

If you do not have the correct version of these applications installed, the Setup wizard downloads the following applications from the specified locations:

Pega Robot Runtime/Agile Desktop

Before you install Pega Robot Runtime/Agile Desktop, ensure that you have the following applications installed on your computer. For Pega Robot Runtime, ensure that you have the following applications installed:

  • Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 SP1
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.6.1
  • Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2012 (x86 and x64)
  • Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2017 (vc_redist.x86.exe and vc_redist.x64.exe)

If you do not have the correct version of these applications installed, the Setup wizard downloads the following applications from the specified locations:

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