The installer expects a current version of Java to be installed on your
computer. If Java is not yet installed you can download
it for free using one of the Java download links listed below.
On most platforms the installer can be started directly from within the browser. You can also start it from the command line with:
java -jar linkbylink-x.x.x-installer.jar
For platforms not supported anymore by LinkByLink 2.0 (in particular Mac OS X 10.4 and 10.5) version 1.0.19 is still available. Please note that there is no official support anymore for this version.
The manual can also be browsed with the help function integrated in LinkByLink.
LinkByLink requires a current release of Java. If Java is not yet installed on your computer you can download it for free from here:
After finishing the installation start LinkByLink. Depending on the platform click on the icon or start linkbylink.sh or linkbylink.bat, resp. In order to activate
your license save the email with the license key as a text file (extension .txt) and
load this file with Load License in the
About LinkByLink dialog window.
You can then start your first link check by entering the URL of a website and clicking on the Start Check icon.