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Apache ESME - Adobe Air

Adobe Air

Name: Adobe Air Client

Description: This client was one of the first clients to be developed for ESME

Status: Alpha

Download: You can download the client from the ESME Google Group.



Geting started with ESME Air Client development: Please watch this 5 min screencast

The source code is available on the ESME Google Code group.




Supporting materials


Download and Install the latest Adobe AIR runtime from Download the latest released version of ESMEDesktop.air from Follow the installation wizard to Install


How to configure the ESME server ESME Desktop connects to ..

By default ESME Desktop connects to the ESME instance running at , but if you are running your own instance of the server, you will need to change the server that ESME Desktop connects to .. here's how ..

This setting is stored in your application storage directory in a file called preferences.xml ... the application storage directory path varies based on your operating system and your username


/Users/username/Library/Preferences/ESMEDesktop.05D8320A56ED876B4DC203B7387C89522DDC092F.1/Local Store/preferences.xml The GUID in the path may vary.


C:Documents and SettingsusernameApplication DataESMEDesktop.05D8320A56ED876B4DC203B7387C89522DDC092F.1Local Storepreferences.xml

If the file does not exist create preferences.xml and drop in the following xml and save .. If the file exists then edit the values to your server urls. The new setting will be picked up the next time you start ESME Desktop.

How to configure the client if you are using a different ESME server

An example preferences file. The value for token is from the Manage

Tokens link, after you log in via the web.

<preference name="ESME_APISERVER"    value=""/>&nbsp;
<preference name="ESME_SERVER"     value=""/>&nbsp;
<preference name="token"     value="xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx"/>&nbsp;