Designer is installed through the Identity Manager integrated installer or you can install it separately. Designer runs in an Eclipse environment.
For detailed instructions for the installation, see Identity Manager 4.0.1 Integrated Installation Guide.
You can also install Designer without the integrated installer. For detailed instructions, see Identity Manager 4.0.1 Framework Installation Guide.
IMPORTANT:For updating your JRE, you must note that JRE 1.6 versions upto update 23 ship with CVE-2010-4476 security vulnerability. This security vulnerability has been addressed in JRE 1.6.0-24 version. You must use the FPUpdater tool that Sun has recently released to update your JRE to JRE 1.6.0-24 version. The instructions for installing the latest JRE versions are available at the JRE Patch Download Site.