Installing soapUI

We looked at the major features provided by soapUI and discussed the tool in general. It is time to explore the easy and straightforward soapUI installation on some of the popular operating systems.

System requirements

To be able to run soapUI, you should have Java Development Kit (JDK) v1.6 running in your system. As soapUI is implemented in Java, it runs on many operating systems including Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, various Linux flavors such as Ubuntu, Red Hat, Fedora, SuSE, and CentOS, and Mac OS X v10.4 or higher.

We can summarize the system requirements to install and run soapUI as follows:

Operating System

Java version



Disk Space

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