How to Install Cisco Packet Tracer 7? – The Packet Tracer 7 network simulator program was released on June 20, 2016. There are many innovations in this new version of the Cisco Packet Tracer. There is 32bit and 64bit support for Windows Operating System for the installation of Packet Tracer.
How to Install Cisco Packet Tracer 7?
Before installing the Cisco Packet Tracer on Windows 10, let’s talk about system requirements and new features.
Cisco Packet Tracer 7 System Requirements
Let’s talk about the minimum system requirements and innovations of the Cisco Packet Tracer program.
New Features with Cisco Packet Tracer 7
New Devices in Cisco Packet Tracer 7
Protocol and Network Features in Cisco Packet Tracer 7
How to Install Cisco Packet Tracer 7 on Windows 10?
Before starting to install Cisco Packet Tracer 7 on Windows 10 operating system, please download one of the Packet Tracer 32 Bit and 64 Bit versions suitable for your computer to your computer by clicking the following buttons.
The installation steps for Cisco Packet Tracer 7.1 / 7.1.1 are the same as the following steps. Follow the steps below to install Cisco Packet Tracer on Windows step by step.
After downloading the Packet Tracer to your computer, extract the compressed file to the folder and then run the .exe file as an administrator to start the installation.
In the Setup Wizard window, click on the Next button.
In the License Agreement window, check the I accept the agreement option and click on the Next button.
In the Select Destination Location window, leave it as it is and click Next.
In the Select Start Menu Folder window, leave the default setting and click Next.
In the Select Additional Tasks window, you can create shortcuts for the desktop and start menu. Select Create a desktop icon and click on the Next button.
Start the Cisco Packet Tracer 7 installation by clicking the Install button in the Ready to Install window.
Wait while the Cisco Packet Tracer is installing.
After installing Packet Tracer 7, you will see a warning to restart your computer. Click OK and restart your computer.
Select Launch Cisco Packet Tracer, then click Finish.
In the information window, it shows that you are running the program for the first time and Packet Tracer will save your user files in the following folder. Click on the OK button and continue.
Click on the shortcut to the program you created on your desktop and open the program.
How to Run Cisco Packet Tracer 7 Without a Netacad Account?
After installing Cisco Packet Tracer 7, you will need a Netacad account. Because, in the Packet Tracer program, you have the right to register only 10 projects. After opening a Cisco Netacad account, you can save the limitless project on Packet Tracer.
To open / run Cisco Packet Tracer without a Netacad account, follow the steps below.
After you open Cisco Packet Tracer 7, you will see the following window. In this step, click on the Guest Login button.
You have to wait 15 seconds for Guest Login.
After 15 seconds, click the Confirm Guest button.
To allow PacketTracer7 in Windows Firewall, click the Allow Access button.
The first opening view of the Packet Tracer program is as follows.
You can check the version of Cisco Packet Tracer 7 in Help / About.
How to Install Cisco Packet Tracer 7 on Windows Operating System ⇒ Video
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