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/microsoft-edge

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.

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chm file Installing LANSA on Windows June 2, 2014 7.82MB Shipped with V13 SP2*
chm file Installing LANSA on IBM i September 4, 2014 1.05MB Updated for EPC132300
chm file Installing LANSA on Linux May 29, 2014 239KB Shipped with V13 SP2*
chm file LANSA Communications Setup Guide May 30, 2014 331KB Shipped with V13 SP2*
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chm file Deployment Check List for Visual LANSA Framework November 16, 2014, EPC132100 931KB Shipped with EPC132100*
chm file Deploying LANSA Applications on IBM i August 15, 2014 122KB Updated for EPC132300
chm file Deploying LANSA Applications on Linux March 19, 2014 117KB Shipped with V13 SP2*
chm file LANSA Application Deployment Tool August 13, 2014 14.9MB Updated for EPC132300
zip file LANSA Application Deployment Tool - Extra files for tutorials September 02, 2014 70KB Extra files required for Deployment Tool tutorials
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chm file LANSA Technical Reference Guide December 19, 2014 2.35MB Updated for EPC132500
chm file Visual LANSA Framework Guide November 6, 2014, EPC132100 30.6MB Shipped with EPC132100*
chm file Developing Windows Applications with a Visual Framework Tutorial August 11, 2014 9.79MB Updated for EPC132300
zip file Developing Windows Applications with a Visual Framework - Extra files (images) October 10, 2013 154KB Shipped with V13 SP2*
chm file Visual LANSA User Guide May 2, 2014 13.4MB Shipped with V13 SP2*
chm file Visual LANSA Administrator Guide September 16, 2014 6.16MB Updated for EPC132300
chm file Visual LANSA Developer Guide September 19, 2014 10.1MB Updated for EPC132300
chm file Visual LANSA Logical Modeler Guide March 19, 2014 2.43MB Shipped with V13 SP2*
chm file Visual LANSA Fundamentals Windows Tutorials January 6, 2014 26.9MB Shipped with V13 SP2*
chm file VLF .NET Snap-in Components Developers Guide September 15, 2014, EPC132100 10.0MB Shipped with EPC132100*
chm file Visual LANSA Feature Help May 22, 2014 782KB Shipped with V13 SP2*
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chm file LANSA for the Web Administration Guide June 6, 2014 2.24MB Updated for EPC132300
chm file Web Applications Modules (WAMs) Guide May 29, 2015 19.2MB Update to exercise WAM025
zip file Web Application Modules (WAMs) - Extra files (templates and images) November 6, 2013 1.11MB Shipped with V13 SP2*
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chm file Introduction to LANSA for iSeries March 21, 2014 204KB Shipped with V13 SP2*
chm file LANSA iSeries User Guide April 16, 2014 1.26MB Shipped with V13 SP2*
chm file LANSA for iSeries Tutorials August 30, 2010 833KB Shipped with V13 SP2*
chm file LANSA Open System Utilities Guide February 14, 2014 190KB Shipped with V13 SP2*
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chm file RAMP TS Guide October 27, 2014, EPC132100 9.33MB Shipped with EPC132100*
chm file RAMP NL Guide September 15, 2014, EPC132100 2.5MB Shipped with EPC132100*
chm file RAMP Interactive Training Resources CD
Note: Includes RAMP Guide with Movies
April 20, 2009 267MB Shipped with V12
Guide Edition Date Size Updated
chm file LANSA Client User Guide (includes tutorials) March 24, 2014 2.87MB Shipped with V13 SP2*
chm file LANSA Client Administrator's Guide May 16, 2014 467KB Shipped with V13 SP2*
Guide Edition Date Size Updated
chm file LANSA Open Guide May 27, 2014 344KB Shipped with V13 SP2*
Guide Edition Date Size Updated
chm file LANSA Integrator Guide March 18, 2015 EPC132800 7.61MB Updated for EPC132800
Guide Edition Date Size Updated
chm file LANSA Composer Guide April 29, 2014 12.6MB Shipped with V13 SP2*
Guide Edition Date Size Updated
chm file LANSA Application Design Guide July 7, 2014 710KB Updated for EPC132300
chm file Multilingual Application Design Guide July 17, 2014 444KB Updated for EPC132300
chm file What's New in LANSA Version 13 SP2? May 30, 2014 4.14MB Shipped with V13 SP2*
chm file Tips for use of LANSA's Online Documentation May 12, 2009 1.30MB Shipped with V13 SP2*
chm file LANSA Documentation Roadmap May 5, 2014 136KB Shipped with V13 SP2*
zip file Documentation Directories (menu list for guides)   42KB Shipped with V13 SP2*