On Windows

To install Tracker on the portable drive:

  1. Create a "Tracker" directory on the portable drive.
  2. In the Tracker Directory screen of the installer, click the open file button, navigate to the portable Tracker directory and click OK.
  3. Complete the installation as usual.

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To run Tracker from the portable drive:

  1. Be sure Java is installed on the host computer. For more information, see Tracker Help: Installation.
  2. Double-click the Tracker.exe file (Tracker icon) in the portable Tracker directory.

Xuggle is automatically included. To use Xuggle from the portable drive:

  1. Be sure a 32-bit Java VM is installed on the host computer. For more information, see Tracker Help: Installation.
  2. Open Tracker Preferences (Edit|Preferences). Set the preferred Java VM to 32-bits in the Runtime tab and the preferred video engine to Xuggle in the Video tab.

On OS X

To install Tracker on the portable drive:

  1. Install Tracker on a host computer.
  2. Copy the file /Applications/Tracker.app (Tracker icon) to the portable drive.

To run Tracker from the portable drive:

  1. Be sure Java is installed on the host computer. For more information, see Tracker Help: Installation.
  2. Double-click the Tracker.app file (Tracker icon) on the portable drive.

Xuggle is automatically included. To use Xuggle from the portable drive:

  1. Open the Tracker Preferences (Edit|Preferences). Set the preferred Java VM to 64-bits in the Runtime tab and the preferred video engine to Xuggle in the Video tab.

On Linux

To install Tracker on the portable drive:

  1. Create a "Tracker" directory on the portable drive.
  2. In the Tracker Directory screen of the installer, click the open file button, navigate to the portable Tracker directory and click OK.
  3. Complete the installation as usual.

To run Tracker from the portable drive:

  1. Be sure Java is installed on the host computer. For more information, see Tracker Help: Installation.
  2. Double-click the Tracker.sh file (Tracker icon) in the portable Tracker directory.

Xuggle is automatically included. To use Xuggle from the portable drive:

  1. Open Tracker Preferences (Edit|Preferences). Set the preferred video engine to Xuggle in the Video tab.