All of the LANSA online documentation is provided in online format (CHM - Compiled HTML) to give you a comprehensive search feature and quick and easy access to the vast knowledge base of LANSA products.

To view the CHM formatted files, you will need Microsoft Internet Explorer Version 6 or later. You can download the latest version of Internet Explorer from www.microsoft.com/windows/ie/

For your convenience, the CHM files have been provided with both an online and print-friendly capability. To obtain the best features of the print-friendly version, read Tips.chm.

Please use the version of the LANSA documentation which matches your version of the LANSA software. Many software features and installation instructions are specific to a version of the software.

For details of the third-party software and hardware combinations that are supported when running LANSA software please review the LANSA Supported Platforms.

Compare the Edition Date listed below with the one listed on the title page of your guide to determine if you need to download the latest version. When you download a guide, be sure to replace all existing versions. If you have any difficulties displaying the downloaded guide or are delayed with Microsoft security messages, go to the CHM Troubleshooting.

Instructions:

  1. Download the file for the Guide you want to your hard drive.
  2. If the file is zipped, unzip it into a directory on your hard drive.
  3. Move the file into the same directory as the remainder of your LANSA documentation. (This will most likely be \X_WIN95\X_LANSA\EXECUTE\ENG)
  4. Double click the file to launch the guide.

*If you have applied this update to your Visual LANSA environment, you do not need to download this document as it will have been installed with the Visual LANSA software.

Note: Version 13 SP2 is the latest version of LANSA software.

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GuideEdition DateSizeUpdated
chm file Installing LANSA on WindowsJune 2, 20147.82MBShipped with V13 SP2*
chm file Installing LANSA on IBM iSeptember 4, 20141.05MBUpdated for EPC132300
chm file Installing LANSA on LinuxMay 29, 2014239KBShipped with V13 SP2*
chm file LANSA Communications Setup GuideMay 30, 2014331KBShipped with V13 SP2*
GuideEdition DateSizeUpdated
chm file Deployment Check List for Visual LANSA FrameworkNovember 16, 2014, EPC132100931KBShipped with EPC132100*
chm file Deploying LANSA Applications on IBM iAugust 15, 2014122KBUpdated for EPC132300
chm file Deploying LANSA Applications on LinuxMarch 19, 2014117KBShipped with V13 SP2*
chm file LANSA Application Deployment ToolAugust 13, 201414.9MBUpdated for EPC132300
zip file LANSA Application Deployment Tool - Extra files for tutorialsSeptember 02, 201470KBExtra files required for Deployment Tool tutorials
GuideEdition DateSizeUpdated
chm file LANSA Technical Reference GuideDecember 19, 20142.35MBUpdated for EPC132500
chm file Visual LANSA Framework GuideNovember 6, 2014, EPC13210030.6MBShipped with EPC132100*
chm file Developing Windows Applications with a Visual Framework TutorialAugust 11, 20149.79MBUpdated for EPC132300
zip file Developing Windows Applications with a Visual Framework - Extra files (images)October 10, 2013154KBShipped with V13 SP2*
chm file Visual LANSA User GuideMay 2, 201413.4MBShipped with V13 SP2*
chm file Visual LANSA Administrator GuideSeptember 16, 20146.16MBUpdated for EPC132300
chm file Visual LANSA Developer GuideSeptember 19, 201410.1MBUpdated for EPC132300
chm file Visual LANSA Logical Modeler GuideMarch 19, 20142.43MBShipped with V13 SP2*
chm file Visual LANSA Fundamentals Windows TutorialsJanuary 6, 201426.9MBShipped with V13 SP2*
chm file VLF .NET Snap-in Components Developers GuideSeptember 15, 2014, EPC13210010.0MBShipped with EPC132100*
chm file Visual LANSA Feature HelpMay 22, 2014782KBShipped with V13 SP2*
GuideEdition DateSizeUpdated
chm file LANSA for the Web Administration GuideJune 6, 20142.24MBUpdated for EPC132300
chm file Web Applications Modules (WAMs) GuideMay 29, 201519.2MBUpdate to exercise WAM025
zip file Web Application Modules (WAMs) - Extra files (templates and images)November 6, 20131.11MBShipped with V13 SP2*
GuideEdition DateSizeUpdated
chm file Introduction to LANSA for iSeriesMarch 21, 2014204KBShipped with V13 SP2*
chm file LANSA iSeries User GuideApril 16, 20141.26MBShipped with V13 SP2*
chm file LANSA for iSeries TutorialsAugust 30, 2010833KBShipped with V13 SP2*
chm file LANSA Open System Utilities GuideFebruary 14, 2014190KBShipped with V13 SP2*
GuideEdition DateSizeUpdated
chm file RAMP TS GuideOctober 27, 2014, EPC1321009.33MBShipped with EPC132100*
chm file RAMP NL GuideSeptember 15, 2014, EPC1321002.5MBShipped with EPC132100*
chm file RAMP Interactive Training Resources CD
Note: Includes RAMP Guide with Movies
April 20, 2009267MBShipped with V12
GuideEdition DateSizeUpdated
chm file LANSA Client User Guide (includes tutorials)March 24, 20142.87MBShipped with V13 SP2*
chm file LANSA Client Administrator's GuideMay 16, 2014467KBShipped with V13 SP2*
GuideEdition DateSizeUpdated
chm file LANSA Open GuideMay 27, 2014344KBShipped with V13 SP2*
GuideEdition DateSizeUpdated
chm file LANSA Integrator GuideMarch 18, 2015 EPC1328007.61MBUpdated for EPC132800
GuideEdition DateSizeUpdated
chm file LANSA Composer GuideApril 29, 201412.6MBShipped with V13 SP2*
GuideEdition DateSizeUpdated
chm file LANSA Application Design GuideJuly 7, 2014710KBUpdated for EPC132300
chm file Multilingual Application Design GuideJuly 17, 2014444KBUpdated for EPC132300
chm file What's New in LANSA Version 13 SP2?May 30, 20144.14MBShipped with V13 SP2*
chm file Tips for use of LANSA's Online DocumentationMay 12, 20091.30MBShipped with V13 SP2*
chm file LANSA Documentation RoadmapMay 5, 2014136KBShipped with V13 SP2*
zip file Documentation Directories (menu list for guides) 42KBShipped with V13 SP2*