If you plan to do most of your interaction with the platform via the website, and will use the command line only to upload files, use the Upload Agent
, which is also compatible with Windows.
To install the DNAnexus command line client on Windows, first please download and install ActivePython 2.7.
Then, open your command line prompt (Start → Run →
cmd) and type the following command to install dxpy:
You are now ready to use the DNAnexus command line client
dx. See the Command Line Quickstart to get started.