2. Getting Started

This chapter is about getting started with easyDiffraction.

2.1. Installing easyDiffraction

You can download precompiled binaries of easyDiffraction installer for macOS, Windows and Linux (soon) operating systems, or you can get the source code and build the program yourself.

Windows

  • Visit the easyDiffraction home page
  • Click Download for Windows
  • Unzip the downloaded easyDiffractionSetup zip file
  • Double-click easyDiffractionSetup.exe and follow the instructions given by the installer

macOS

  • Visit the easyDiffraction home page
  • Click Download for macOS
  • Unzip the downloaded easyDiffractionSetup zip file
  • Click easyDiffractionSetup.app and follow the instructions given by the installer

Linux

  • Visit the easyDiffraction home page
  • Click Download for Linux
  • Unzip the downloaded easyDiffractionSetup zip file
  • Double-click easyDiffractionSetup and follow the instructions given by the installer

2.2. Launching easyDiffraction

After easyDiffraction has been installed, you can run it as described below.

Windows

  • Double-click the easyDiffraction icon on the Desktop or
  • Select easyDiffraction from the Start Menu or
  • Navigate to the installation folder with Windows Explorer and double-click easyDiffraction.exe

macOS

  • Double-click the easyDiffraction icon on the Launchpad or
  • Navigate to the installation folder with Finder and double-click easyDiffraction.app

Linux

  • Double-click the easyDiffraction icon on the Desktop or
  • Navigate to the installation folder with file manager and double-click easyDiffraction

2.3. Uninstalling easyDiffraction

You can uninstall easyDiffraction any time as described below.

Windows

  • Open Windows Explorer and navigate to the folder containing installed easyDiffraction
  • Double-click easyDiffractionUninstaller.exe and follow the instructions given by the uninstaller

macOS

  • Open Finder and navigate to the folder containing installed easyDiffraction
  • Click easyDiffractionUninstaller.app and follow the instructions given by the uninstaller

Linux

  • Open file manager and navigate to the folder containing installed easyDiffraction
  • Click easyDiffractionUninstaller and follow the instructions given by the uninstaller