Installing Hardklör

Please note that this document is intended for installing pre-compiled versions of Hardklör only. Instructions for building Hardklör from source code are provided on the Source page.


Step 1: Download the zipped Windows application from the Download page.

Step 2: Make a folder on your hard drive to store Hardklör. The suggested location is C:\Hardklor

Step 3: Open up the zipped file you downloaded in Step 1. Copy all contents to the folder you created in Step 2.

No further installation steps are necessary. Hardklör operates from the command line. To uninstall Hardklör, simply delete the folder you created in Step 2.


Installation on Linux is basically the same as for Windows. After downloading the zipped Linux application, following the same steps as before. Here is a summarized set of commands:

$ mkdir Hardklor
$ cd Hardklor
$ unzip /your_download_path/

Additionally, you may need to change your permissions to execute Hardklör:

$ chmod 755 hardklor