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Downloading and Installing Estuary Data Mapper (EDM)

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Windows (XP/Vista/7/8)

  1. Right-click on EDM Windows and select the option to Save Link As.Right-click the download link and select Save Link As
  2. In the save dialog box, do two things: First, rename the download file to EDM.zip. Second, navigate to your home directory and click Save. On Windows Vista/7/8, the home directory is C:\Users\userid. On previous Windows systems, it would be C:\Documents and Settings\userid. The screenshot below shows a Windows 7 home directory.
    Locate the Home directory on your system and save the file there
  3. Right-click on the zip file and select Extract All. Accept the suggested destination folder and click Extract.
    Right-click on the zip file and select Extract AllAccept the dialog's default path and click Extract
  4. In a Windows Explorer file management window, locate the "EDM_Win32" subfolder in your home directory.
  5. Locate the EstuaryDataMapper.exe file. Double-click this file to run the Estuary Data Mapper application.Select and double-click the EstuaryDataMapper.exe to start

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OS X

  1. Control-click on EDM Mac OS X and select the option to Save Link As.
    Control-click the download link and select Download Linked File As...
  2. In the save dialog box, do two things: First, rename the download file to "EDM.zip". Second, click on the Home icon in the sidebar to display your Home directory and click Save.
    Download the file to the Home directory
  3. Double-click on the zip file to extract its contents to a directory named "EDM."
    OSX automatically extracts the file's contents
  4. In the Applications\Utilities folder, locate the Terminal.app file. Double-click Terminal.app to open a Terminal window.
  5. In the Terminal window, enter the following commands to start EDM:

cd EDM
./EDM/EstuaryDataMapper

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