8.3 Get Started with the User Agent

To access User Agent, click on the User Agent program icon in the LANSA folder on your desktop.

User Agent Program Short Cut

During installation a program short cut is created to access jar files from the JRE and those that are shipped with Studio.

"C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.8.0_60\bin\javaw.exe"

  -Djava.ext.dirs="C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.8.0_60\lib\ext; \lib\ext"

  -Djava.endorsed.dirs=".\lib\endorsed" com.lansa.jsf.useragent.JSFUserAgent


The JRE lib\ext directory contains additional Java jar files.

JCA/JCE providers for Java Cryptography APIs







JNDI DNS provider




Non US English locale resources




Continue with the following topics:

8.3.1 Start the User Agent and 8.3.2 Start from a Command Line or Custom Built Shortcut

8.3.3 Use the User Agent Interactively

8.3.4 Use the User Agent in Batch Mode

8.3.5 Understand Source Files