How to Install IDS Core

To install IDS Core onto your PC Computer, please do the following:
(for system requirements, please see: Operating System Requirements)

On the computer to which you wish to install IDS Core.

  1. Go to:

  2. Then click on the link that says, “Click to download IDS Core PC client

    1. For more information on how to download a file using Chrome, please click here.

    2. For more information on how to download a file using Firefox, please click here.

  3. Once the file has been downloaded onto your computer, double click on the file to launch the installer program.

  4. If you see this screen.


  5. Then click on “More Info”


  6. Then click on “Run anyway”


  7. The IDS Core Install Program will now launch

  8. On the first screen, click the “Next” button.


    1. On the next screen, you can use the “browse” button to change the install location. This is an advanced feature that should only be used if you know how.

  9. Click on the next button.


  10. Then click on the “Install” button.


  11. When the software has been installed, click on the “Finish” button.


  12. You will now see an IDS Core icon on your computer’s desktop.


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