Installing the Patchworks software

Table of Contents

The Patchworks software license agreement
System requirements
Installation process
Install the Java run time environment
Installing Oracle Java
Installing AdoptOpenJDK Java
Installing OpenJDK Java or another Java that is distributed as a ZIP file
Verify that Java is installed correctly
Install the Patchworks software
Activate the software
For single workstation USB hardware key licenses:
For License Server activation
Start patchworks for the first time

This document describes how to install the Patchworks harvest scheduling model under Windows. Patchworks is supported on Windows versions 7 and 10.


Patchworks is not supported on operating systems older than Windows 7. Patchworks is not officially supported under Windows 8, although customers report that it performs correctly in this environment.