Getting Started with Pieces for Developers on Windows

Compatible with Windows 10 Version 1903 or higher

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Download Pieces Suite Installer

Alternative Installation Methods

If you aren't sure which of these you need, click "Download Pieces Suite Installer" above - it will install both applications and manage them as updates are released.

If this isn't your first rodeo, here is the list of downloadable files for windows:

Steps to Install#

  1. Download the Pieces for Developers Installation Manager and proceed with the installation. This will install the Pieces for Developers Desktop App and Pieces OS.

  2. Following the installation, make sure Pieces OS is running in the background. Ensure that the Pieces logo appears in your system tray menu.

  3. Launch the Pieces for Developers Desktop App.

If you've already installed the Pieces Desktop App and it's having trouble connecting to Pieces OS, try these quick Troubleshooting Solutions.

How to Update#

To update the desktop installation of Pieces for Developers through the Pieces Suite installer, you can open the installer application and select the "check for updates" button in the corresponding application.

Each application will check for its own updates and begin the update if one is found. You can follow the installation progress bar to see where your installation is at in the process.

Uninstalling Pieces for Developers#

To uninstall Pieces OS and the Pieces desktop app:

  1. Close both applications
  2. Navigate to Settings > Apps > Installed Apps and locate Pieces/Pieces OS
  3. Click on the three-dot dropdown menu and select "Uninstall"