Sahi Pro Desktop Add-on
abstract Getting started with Sahi Pro Desktop Add-on Automation.
- Java 1.8 or above is needed for running Sahi.
- Microsoft .NET framework v4.5+ required for Windows Desktop Automation.
To check version of installed Microsoft .NET framework
- On the Start menu, choose Run.
- In the Open box, enter
- In the Registry Editor, open the following subkey:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\NET Framework Setup\NDP\v4\Full
Install Sahi Pro into a folder without spaces in its path. Then install Sahi Pro Desktop Add-on into the same folder as Sahi Pro. Sahi Pro Desktop Add-on needs a separate license from Sahi Pro. You will need a valid license to run Sahi Pro Desktop Add-on. If you do not have a valid license yet, you can register here for a 30 day evaluation license.
Upgrade for details.
- Double click on install_sahi_pro_desktop_xxx.jar to start the installer. If Java is configured properly, it will launch the installer.
info If the installer does not launch, or if the jar file is opened as if it is a zip file, cancel the unzip dialog, open a command prompt, cd to where the file is downloaded, and run
java -jar install_sahi_pro_desktop_xxx.jar
Product Keydirectly to Sahi product key popup window. Sahi Desktop Add-on needs valid
Product Keyto be available inside
userdata\config\productkey.txt(create if needed).
infoSahi Pro Desktop Add-on must be installed in the same folder as Sahi Pro is installed. For example, if Sahi Pro is installed at
C:/<username>/tools/Sahi_Pro, then install Sahi Pro Desktop Add-on also at
Product Keyis valid, Sahi will startup fine and you will be able to access Sahi.
infoSince Sahi Pro v7.5.0, there is no need to have Sahi Pro
licensefor the automation with Sahi. Sahi Pro Browser capability can be disabled by unchecking the
Browsercheckbox. One needs to add
Product Keybased on Sahi capabilities enabled.
Start Sahi Dashboard by any of the following methods
- Double click on the desktop shortcut or
- Start from the command line.
Windows: - Go to
Linux - Go to
warning Browser Icons will not be present on Sahi dashboard, if Sahi Pro Browser Capability is disabled.
info if Sahi Pro Desktop Add-on is installed at correct location,
Start SahiWin exe linkwill automatically appear on Sahi dashboard.
_setModeAPI allows switching between different modes like Browser, Desktop, Mobile etc. in a single script.
If you are not familiar with Sahi Pro, go through the Sahi Pro Quick Tutorial.
Click on below links for detailed use of Sahi Pro with different technologies: