Installation

This topic describes how to install and run Arm Mobile Studio on Windows, macOS® and Linux.

Before you begin

Download the installation package appropriate to your platform. Arm Mobile Studio is available for 64-bit Windows, Linux and macOS.

Note: Arm Mobile Studio requires a valid Arm license. The Starter Edition license starter_edition.dat is included in the installation package and will be found automatically.

Downloads

Install on Windows

  1. Arm Mobile Studio is provided with an installer executable. Double-click the .exe file and follow the instructions in the Setup Wizard.
  2. For the Starter Edition license to be detected, Windows requires that the following library is installed:
    https://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/download/details.aspx?id=13523

Launch Streamline and Graphics Analyzer on Windows

  1. To launch Streamline, open the Windows Start menu, navigate to the Arm Mobile Studio folder, and select the Streamline Performance Analyzer shortcut.
  2. To launch Graphics Analyzer, open the Windows Start menu, navigate to the Arm Mobile Studio folder, and select the Graphics Analyzer shortcut.

Install on macOS

Arm Mobile Studio is provided as a dmg package. To mount it, double-click the dmg package. You can copy the directory tree to the Applications folder on your local file system for easy access.

Launch Streamline and Graphics Analyzer on macOS

Launch the tools directly from the dmg package, or from the location where you copied the directory tree:

  1. To launch Streamline, go to the streamline folder, and double-click the Streamline.app file.
  2. To launch Graphics Analyzer, go to the graphics_analyzer/gui folder, and double-click the Graphics Analyzer.app file.

Install on Linux

Arm Mobile Studio is provided as a gzipped tar archive. Extract this tar archive to your preferred location, using a recent version (1.13 or later) of GNU tar:

 tar xvzf <ARM_Mobile_Studio>.tgz

Launch Streamline and Graphics Analyzer on Linux

  1. To launch Streamline, navigate to the location where you extracted the package, go to the streamline directory, and run the Streamline file.
    cd /streamline
    ./Streamline
  2. To launch Graphics Analyzer, navigate to the location where you extracted the package, go to the graphics_analyzer/gui directory, and run the aga file.
    cd /graphics_analyzer/gui
    ./aga

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