7.1 Get Started with Studio

Starting Studio

To access Integrator Studio, click on the Integrator Studio program icon in the LANSA folder on your desktop. This icon is installed with the Studio software. The 7.1.1 Studio Main Window will open.

Studio 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.studio.JSFStudio


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




Shared Studio Projects

To allow users to access shared projects, specify the shared directory as a Studio program argument.


   com.lansa.jsf.studio.JSFStudio "s:\studio"


A workspace sub directory and Studio.xml file will be created in the specified directory.

A temp sub directory used for Drag and Drop operations will be created in the program's current or start in directory on the local drive.

By default Studio uses the current directory or start in directory as its working directory.


Before you begin to use Integrator Studio, check that you have the following: