Designer Installation Overview

The Designer is the Docomotion component that enables designing, testing, and compiling forms. Using the Designer you initiate new forms.
The new forms can either be unique or based on existing forms and utilize existing Word templates. In the Designer, you design, test, and compile the forms.


Required software for the client running the Designer is MS-Windows:

☑  Windows 10 or Windows 11
        Recommended Windows 10 display settings:
        Scale and Layout: 100%
        Resolution: Marked recommended by the operating system

☑  MS-Office 64 bit

☑  Word 2010 SP2 / Word 2013 SP1 , Word 2016, Office 365, Office 2019 Version 1902 (64 bit)

☑  Microsoft .Net Framework 4.6.1 or above: To download Microsoft .NET Framework 4.6.1

Running the Designer on a Virtual Machine

The Designer can run also on a virtual machine (VM) with these requirements.
Note that in this case, you can run only one instance of the Designer on a VM. This means, that if more than one user needs to use the Designer simultaneously, you have to install and run the Designer on a separate VM machine for each user.

Installing the Designer

To install the Designer:

  • In ‘Docomotion’ app click the System Settings tab to display the Docomotion Configuration page.
  • In the Download Designer section click Download.
  • Note: In case the Download Designer section is missing, please verify you’ve completed the initial setup configuration (set region).
  • Click Next; the License Agreement window appears . Select I accept the terms in the license agreement.
  • Click Next; the Destination Folder window appears. You can change the installation folder and select the Designer Client UI language from the drop-down list.
  • Click Next. When the Ready to Install the Program window appears, click Install; you can follow the installation progress in the window .
  • When installation is finished, the InstallShield Wizard Completed window appears. Click Finish to close the window