Abaqus-FEA software

Abaqus - Teaching License

Limitations of the Abaqus teaching license:

For installation issues and questions, contact Lisa Preble, labs@eng.uci.edu

Abaqus - Help

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Abaqus Download

Download both items

1) Installation instructions and license server info

2) Abaqus software for Windows and Linux (it's around 17GB)

Abaqus Prerequisites


Abaqus installation


4.  You should see the welcome screen. Click Next.

5.  Make sure there are no spaces in the installation path. Click Next.

6.  Select the following products for installation

7License server configuration

8Input license server

9.  If your computer sees a license, it will continue to the next screen.  Make sure there are no spaces in the installation path.

10.  Make sure there are no spaces in the working directory path. 

11.  Again, make sure there are no spaces in the path.  

12.  Confirm the products that will install. 

13.  You'll see installation progress.  It'll take several minutes.

13.  You'll see first confirmation, but it's not done yet.

14. Check all the boxes whenever you see this box. It'll come up 2 or 3 times.

15. Verification will come up.  If there's problems with installation you can look at the logs listed here.

16Installation is now complete.  Click Close and restart your computer.