Installation

The Thea Node installers can be downloaded either from your Altair One account or the Downloads page on the Thea Render website.

Windows

After running the installer, accept the License Agreement and click on the "Install" button to complete the installation. Make sure that "Create Desktop Shortcut" is checked before clicking on the "Finish" button.

macOS

Navigate to the folder where the installer (TheaNode_v3.x.xxxx.xxxx.dmg) is, double click on it to get the Finder window. Inside the .dmg file you will find the Thea Node installer (TheaNode_v3.x.xxxx.xxxx.pkg).
Double click on the .png file to start the Thea Node installer and follow the steps to complete the installation.

Linux

Open the Terminal to where the Thea Node installer is located and type the following command:
$ unzip TheaNode_v3.x.xxxx.xxxx.zip

Execute the following command to make the file executable:
$ chmod +x ./TheaNode_v3.x.xxxx.xxxx.run

To start the installer, type:
$ ./TheaNode_v3.x.xxxx.xxxx.run

After accepting the license, all the Thea Node files will be extracted to the current directory.

If you wish to extract the files in a specific location, use the following command:
$ ./TheaNode_v3.x.xxxx.xxxx.run -target _full_path_
$ cd TheaNode/linux64

Note: Replace _full_path_ with the location that you want the files to be extracted to.

To start Thea Node type:
./TheaNode

_full_path_