How to Install Abaqus?

June 12, 2024

We have created an installation guide to aid customers who wants to install Abaqus by themselves.

 

Note: Be sure that your workstation is fully supported to install the software. For certified workstations, please go to https://www.3ds.com/support/hardware-and-software/hardware-and-software-configurations/

 

Download Installation File (Optional)

  1. Go to: 3ds.com/support/download/
  2. Select Access your Download.

How to Install Abaqus?

  1. Login using your 3DEXPERIENCE credentials.

How to Install Abaqus?

  1. Select SIMULIA and afterwards SIMULIA Abaqus, Isight, fe-safe, Tosca

How to Install Abaqus?

  1. Select the appropriate Release year and select Golden from the Level drop-down menu.
  2. Find SIMULIA Abaqus Installation File. Ensure proceed to download all the files.

How to Install Abaqus?

If there are several download icons showing, make sure to download all the files.

 

Unzip Files

We recommend using 7-Zip to unzip the files.  If you do not have 7-Zip, you can download it by going to their website, click here.

  1. Highlight the downloaded zip files.
  2. Right-click and go to 7-Zip->Extract Here.
  3. You should end up with a single extracted folder.

How to Install Abaqus?

 

Abaqus Installation

  1. In folder 1, right-click on setup.exe and select “Run as administrator”.

How to Install Abaqus?

2. The Abaqus Suite installation will startup. Click Next to proceed with the installation process.

How to Install Abaqus?

3. Select the programs you would like to install.

By default, we will select the checkmarks of SIMULIA Established Products, SIMULIA Established Products CAA API and Isight then click Next.

How to Install Abaqus?

4. Click Install to start the installation of Abaqus.

How to Install Abaqus?

5. The SIMULIA Established Products product installer will start up. Define an installation directory, or keep it default as shown. Click Next.

How to Install Abaqus?

6. Specify which components you want to install. In this default installation we will select all components which you can use with the Abaqus license. Click Next.

How to Install Abaqus?

7. Select the right license manager. This installation will use SIMULIA FLEXnet. Click Next.

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8. Specify a local or external license server.

Below license server is defined in the local pc, so we define 27000@localhost. Click Next.

How to Install Abaqus?

9. Define a commands directory, or keep it default as shown. Click Next.

How to Install Abaqus?

10. Define a temporary directory, or keep it default as shown. Click Next.

How to Install Abaqus?

11. Define a plugin directory, or keep it default as shown. Click Next.

How to Install Abaqus?

12. Select other Tosca Solver interfaces if required. Click Next.

How to Install Abaqus?

13. An overview window is shown. If ok, click Install. The installation will start.

How to Install Abaqus?

14. During installation, a verification will be done. Click Continue.

How to Install Abaqus?

15. Once the installation is complete, the following window will pop up. Click Close.

How to Install Abaqus?

16. The SIMULIA Established Products CAA API product installer will start up. Automatically the previous SIMULIA Established Products installation is selected, keep the default selection. Click Next.

How to Install Abaqus?

17. Keep the default selection. Click Next.

How to Install Abaqus?

18. An overview window is shown. Click Install. The installation will start.

How to Install Abaqus?

19.Once the installation is complete, the following window will pop up. If the installation did not complete, contact support@seacadtech.com.

Click Close.

How to Install Abaqus?

ISIGHT INSTALLATION

  1. The SIMULIA Isight 2023 installer will start up. Define an Isight directory, or keep it default as shown. Click Next.

How to Install Abaqus?

2. Specify which components you want to install. Select Isight Desktop. Click Next.

SIMULIA Execution Engine enables users to distribute and parallelize the execution of simulations and Isight simulation process flows across available compute resources and share Isight simulation process flows and results.

How to Install Abaqus?

3. As the SEE is not installed, leave the default setting to Skip this for now. Click Next.

How to Install Abaqus?

4. As the Documentation is not installed, leave the default setting to Skip documentation configuration for now. Click Next.

How to Install Abaqus?

5. An overview window is shown. Click Install. The installation will start.

6. Once the installation is complete, the following window will pop up. If the installation did not complete, contact support@seacadtech.com.

Click Close.

How to Install Abaqus?

 

Feel free to contact Support@seacadtech.com for queries!