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Volt MX Iris V9 Windows Install Guide (Prerequisites)

This document provides details of how to install Volt MX Iris on a Windows machine.

Following are the prerequisites to install and run Volt MX Iris:

System Requirements

This section helps you to understand the system requirements and necessary software before installing Volt MX Iris.

Software Requirements

Operating System Software Requirements
Windows 10, Windows 8.1 Update. Supports 64-bit Operating Systems Installer File (Mandatory)

Hardware Requirements

Component Requirement
Processor and Architecture Dual Core processor, 64-bit
Internal Storage 2 GB
Network Ethernet Port

Downloading Volt MX Iris

The following sections explain how to download Volt MX Iris:

Downloading a trial version

Before downloading the Iris trial version, you must create a Volt MX account. You can go to the Volt MX website and create a new account, or respond to an email invitation from an existing Volt MX user. To create your account, follow these steps:

  1. If you received an invitation email, click Accept Invitation. Otherwise, go to

  2. On the Registration page, provide the required details and click Start Free Trial.

  3. When you receive your registration confirmation email, respond by clicking Activate Account.

  4. On the activation page, name your new account and pick a cloud location. Provide the other required details and click Activate My Account.

Your account is activated. The Iris installer should start downloading automatically. If not, or if you want to download the installer later, follow these steps:

  1. Go to

  2. Type your email address and password, and then click Sign In. The downloads page appears.

  3. Under HCL Volt Iris, click Installer_Windows.

The installer is downloaded to your computer.

Note: You must have administrative rights on your computer to install Volt MX Iris.

Note: When you activate your account, you receive an email with a link to the Foundry console. After you have installed Iris, visit for important information about configuring Iris and Foundry to work together.

Downloading a copy you have purchased

To download Volt MX Iris, follow these steps:

  1. Go to the HCL License & Download Portal. Log in with the HCL Account credentials provided to you at the time of your purchase.

  2. On the portal page, click Downloads > List Downloads.

  3. On the Download Packages page, on the New Versions tab, find and click the HCL Volt MX Iris link.

  4. On the Downloads page, click the download link for HCL Volt MX Iris Installer (Windows).

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