1. Installation

Nathan Bunker edited this page Oct 5, 2018 · 10 revisions

You must have admin rights to your system in order to complete installation.

BETA Software Warning: MQE is under active development. It can be downloaded as a fully functioning tool, but we welcome your feedback and participation in continuing to improve it.

Install Java

MQE requires Java version 1.7 or later. Installation instructions and downloads can be found here: https://www.java.com/en/download/help/download_options.xml


Download the mqe.zip file of the latest release of the MQE tool (zip | ~40 MB)


Unzip the contents into a local folder. Recommended folder name: MQE


In the MQE folder you will find the start script. On PC systems double click the start-mqe.bat file or on other systems click or run start-mqe.command.

Open in Web Browser

Wait one (1) minute for the MQE Tool start and then you can access here: http://localhost:8756/mqe/

Performance Considerations

For users attempting to process more than 5,000 files, the process may take more time than you're willing to wait. If you find the speed is not fast enough, consider upgrading your hardware. The main constraint is how fast the process can write to your disk drive. Take the following two laptops as an example:

Benchmarks For Laptops:

Laptop: 2.20 GHz Core i7 Processor with a Solid State Drive (SSD)

Laptop: 2.80 GHz Core i5 Processor with a Hard Disk Drive (HDD)

  • 9300 messages - 100 milliseconds per message (15.5 minutes total)
  • 1861 messages - 41 milliseconds per message (1 minute 16s total)
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