Before proceeding with this instruction make sure you have:
- A windows10 64 bit computer available.
- A working internet connection.
- Received an email containing a key file for the Expert center.
For instruction how to install on Linux go here
Below are instructions how to install the FABtool. You only need to do this once.
First install the FABtool manager. It downloads, decrypts and installs the actual FABtool.
- Save the received
key.txtfile to a location on your harddrive (like
- Download the executable from here
- Run the executable and follow the instructions.
To open a powershell session go to the windows start menu and start typing
powershell. Windows will automatically provide a list of options to choose from. Most likely powershell will be the first option
In Powershell enter
fabfollowed by enter.
The output should be something like this:
``` ______ ____ _______ ____ ____ _ | ____/\ | _ \__ __/ __ \ / __ \| | | |__ / \ | |_) | | | | | | | | | | | | __/ /\ \ | _ < | | | | | | | | | | | | / ____ \| |_) | | | | |__| | |__| | |____ |_|/_/ \_\____/ |_| \____/ \____/|______|manager Usage: fab.exe [OPTIONS] COMMAND [ARGS]... ```
In Powershell, navigate to the location where you saved the
. The tool should find the
key.txtfile and import it.
If you want you can delete the
Now you have installed the FABtool manager you can proceed installing the actual FABtool.
- From your PowerShell session enter
fab install download. This will download and install the actual FABtool
From your PowerShell session enter
fab bootstrap. This will add app icons to your desktop.
You have now finished installing the FABtool.
Go to configuring FABtool or follow the links below.
You can now continue finalize the installation by installing the required hardware. Depending on your target system go to the following links. If you are targeting multiple systems, make sure you visit all the required links.
- Install EASE hardware, like scanner and dongle.
- Install BLISS hardware, like scanner and bluetooth.
- Install PowerView gen1 hardware, like a dongle.
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