Installing Zend Studio as a Plugin

Zend Studio can be easily installed on top of an existing Eclipse installation by installing the necessary plugins through the Eclipse Marketplace.


System Requirements

  • Eclipse 4.3.2 and above



Instructions on how to complete a procedure

To install Zend Studio as a plugin:

  1. From the main menu bar go to Help | Eclipse Marketplace. The Eclipse Marketplace wizard is displayed.

  1. In the ‘Find’ field, type zend and press Enter. The Zend Studio plugin will be displayed in the list.

  1. Click the Install button to install the Zend Studio plugin. After resolving the dependencies, the wizard will display the Review Licenses page.

  1. Review the licenses by expanding the list items and select the ‘I accept the terms of the license agreements’ checkbox, and click Finish.
    The Installing Software progress bar opens while the software installs.

  1. If prompted with a Security Warning, click Yes  to continue installation.

  2. You will then be prompted to restart the workbench.
    Click Restart for the workbench to be restarted and for the required plugins to be installed.
    When the workbench opens, the Zend Studio Trial screen is displayed.

  1. Enter a license key, or select 'Continue to use as a trial', and click Continue. For more information, see License Registration.
    Eclipse is launched with the Welcome Page open.
    The Welcome screen is a compilation of resources and information to help users of all different experience levels get started with Zend Studio. You can exit the screen by clicking the close icon in the corner tab. To return to the Welcome page at any time, go to Help | Welcome. For more information on the Welcome page, see Customizing.