Engineer's Toolset Installation and Upgrade Guide

SolarWinds Engineer's Toolset puts over 60 must-have network troubleshooting and diagnostic tools at your fingertips. Use the standalone Engineer's Toolset for Desktop to have all of the tools you'll need in one place, and use Engineer's Toolset for the Web to integrate 5 of the most popular tools with your Orion Platform products.

Installing ETS

Use the information in this guide to prepare your environment and install SolarWinds Engineer's Toolset for Desktop or for the Web. You're not limited to using one or the other, and you can install and use both on the same server.

Click on the option that you want to see specific instructions for:

Upgrading ETS

  • Engineer's Toolset for Desktop - see this page to determine your upgrade path and instructions for upgrading to the latest version of Engineer's Toolset for Desktop
  • Engineer's Toolset for the Web - follow the instructions for using the Orion Installer to install or upgrade Orion Platform products. You can use the installer from any Orion Platform product to upgrade Engineer's Toolset for the Web.