ALM Client Launcher is a lightweight, portable, and flexible tool that enables you to run an ALM client on any Windows machine without the need for Internet Explorer and without Windows administrator permissions.

You can check out this movie for a demo of Client Launcher capabilities

IMPORTANT: Recommended to read ALM Client Launcher USER GUIDE before using this tool


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ALM Client Launcher 3.0
678.4 KB
Sep 4, 2020
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Product compatibility
Version 12.60
Version 15.00.0 · 15.01.0 · 15.50
Release notes

This content package contains the ALM Client Launcher.

What's new in version 3.0

  • Access ALM Client Launcher from qcbin page: When you open ALM from your Web browser using http://<ALM server>:<port>/qcbin/, the ALM Client Launcher option is available in the qcbin page. The option allows you to start ALM and Site Administration with ALM Client Launcher under the on-screen guidance.

This is available for ALM 15.5 and later. For details, see ALM 15.5 Help Center.

  • Customize where to package ALM client files: As the ALM admin, you can configure the packages.xml file to customize where to package ALM client files for end users to download. You do this usually when you want end users to download upgraded client files.
  • Proxy settings: Configure the Web Server and proxy settings for ALM Client Launcher.
  • Improved user experience for auto-download of client files: Auto-download of client files becomes simplified, and it's easier to choose your custom download path.
  • Directly launch Lab Management: You can now directly launch Lab Management by adding lab to the ALM server URL: http://<ALM server>:<port>/qcbin/lab.
  • Support ALM Microsoft Word add-in: You can use ALM Client Launcher to work with the add-in.

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