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Loadrunner Download and Installation - Its Easy and Quick

The above video helps you to install Loadrunner software in your computer. If you are not able to download and install. Leave a comment below, I will help you to download and install the software.

Sometimes, the file may corrupt during the software download. Use HP Download Manager to download properly. You can find HP Downloader during the download time.

The new version of Loadrunner 12 has been released into the market. Download from here.

Once you click on the download link. HP will ask for your e-mail and your personal details. once it is done it will take you to download page. Here we have three components.
  1. HP Loadrunner 12 Community Edition Additional Components
  2. HP Loadrunner 12 Community Edition
  3. HP Loadrunner Tutorial
Click on the second link. First it will download HP Download Manager. Once you install HP Download Manager. It will download the Loadrunner 12. You can also download the additional components from the first link.

Once you download the Loadrunner from the above link. The installation is easy and quick, unzip the software that you have downloaded, click on setup.exe and it will take you through the installation.

It will show you the download progress as shown in the following figure.

You can download most of the previous Loadrunner version patches using HP Self Solve/HP Open View. These versions can be downloaded only if you have license for the loadrunner.

You can download most of the popular patches of Loadrunner from the below links:

Loadrunner 11.52 Patch

Its not easy to download older versions of the Loadrunner trail versions as HP is only providing trail version for the newer versions. If you have a license then you can download through self solve.

Some of the other softwares that you can download are:

HP Sitescope

HP Diagnostics

HP Applicaton Life Cycle Management


  1. Hi Sam,

    I downloaded HP Loadrunner 12 Community Edition Additional Components. I tried to install but after extracting files to the temp folder then simply installation is closed. I didn't get the pop up for select the "LoadRunner full setup" please help for install the LoadRunner in my system...


    1. Hi Karthick,

      You have downloaded the wrong software. It is additional components, try to download from the second link in HP portal.


  2. Pls assist which IE browser does support LR12.0 in windows 7 platform.

    1. Hi Pradeep, it will support from IE 8..what is the version you are using..

  3. Hi,

    We need ti install HP Loadrunner 12 Community Edition Additional Components?

  4. Hi Sam,
    I have downloaded the software named "HP LoadRunner 12 Community Edition Standalone Applications ( T7177-15056.exe )" i.e 2nd from the list 1094mb. When I tried to install but after extracting files to the temp folder then simply installation is closed. Have I downloaded correct software.. If not plz let me know which software I need to download exactly.


  5. It a piece of junk....takes forever(serveral hours) to install on even a high performance pc like mine. Advise to those who are stuck into loadrunner, consider JMeter...very robust and very fluid!


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