Install App Studio

Version 4.1

App Studio is licensed with Fusion Server.

App Studio is installed when installing Fusion Server.

Version 4.0

You can get started with App Studio in just minutes by expanding the zip file, running the startup script and following the steps of the setup wizard. The application runs in an embedded application server, by default on port 8080.


App Studio comes with a trial license file, located at app-studio/twigkit.lic. This trial license is valid for 30 days. Contact Lucidworks to obtain a commercial license.

To install a commercial license, copy the new license file to app-studio/twigkit.lic, overwriting the trial license. Commercial licenses support multiple instances of App Studio. Lucidworks issues a separate license for each App Studio instance.


App Studio is a standalone application with the following requirements:


  1. Download App Studio.

  2. Copy the App Studio zip file to any convenient path.

  3. Expand the archive: unzip

    This creates an app-studio directory.

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