Upgrading

If you are upgrading an earlier version of SIMetrix, please install to a new folder. New versions of SIMetrix are designed to be able to run alongside older versions not to replace them. For more information about upgrading, please see Upgrading SIMetrix

Instructions

Install from Downloaded File

  1. Download the Windows install file. See Download Links
  2. Run the installer in the usual manner. Please install SIMetrix to a local disc drive. The Help system will not function if SIMetrix is run from a remote disc drive due to security restrictions.

SIMetrix or SIMetrix/SIMPLIS is now installed. Please see Running SIMetrix for details on starting SIMetrix for the first time and for important information on installing your license.

Install from CD

We no longer ship a physical CD for any SIMetrix products. However, we do provide an ISO CD image file which will allow you to burn one yourself if desired. The complete CD contains additional documentation and other material that is not supplied with the regular installer. To download the ISO file, see the product installation page. If you don't have the required user name and password, click here.

  1. Insert the CD
  2. If the installer does not automatically run, open the CD with explorer and run the file runsetup.exe.
  3. Follow instructions to install in the usual manner

SIMetrix or SIMetrix/SIMPLIS is now installed. Please see Running SIMetrix for details on starting SIMetrix for the first time and for important information on installing your license.