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GNS3 Network Simulation Guide by RedNectar Chris Welsh

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The installation process

The installation process is vastly different for each operating system. If you are running a version of Windows, the only installation package you need is the all-in-one package – although getting it installed and running may require a little more work. For OS X and Linux users, your tasks are going to be much more detailed.

Installing on Windows

Download and install the all-in-one package from http://www.gns3.net/download/. During the installation process you will get the chance to choose the packages you wish to install.

I recommend that you choose to install SuperPutty during the installation. It will then become your default console application, otherwise PuTTY will be your default console application. However, be warned ...

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