Installation of Ansys 18.0 in Microsoft Windows

Note : It is recommended to install "Microsoft Visual Studio Express 2015" before installing Ansys18.0. To download "Microsoft Visual Studio Express 2015" from CC ftp site click here.

The procedure below explains how to install Ansys 18.0 on Microsoft Windows. The Ansys software is compressed to a single file and available for download from CC ftp site. To download Ansys for Windows 64-bit click here.
Extract the zipped file of Ansys to Local Drive (e.g. "D:\") and run the setup from the extracted folder.

Click on the "Install ANSYS Products" button.
Select "I Agree" and Click on the ">" button.

Select all products and Click on the ">" button.

Wait for Ansys 18.0 installation to complete then click ">" button.
Uncheck "Lounch survey upon exiting" and click "Exit" button.
Open "ClientANSLIC_ADMIN Utility" from the START menu and Click on "Specify the License Server Machine".
Click on "Add Server Machine Specification".
Input Ansys License Server IP address in "Hostname 1:". (Network License Server for IIT Campus is "172.31.1.198 or akash3.cc.iitk.ac.in") & click on "OK" button.
Note: To Run and Activate Ansys, Campus Network connectivity in required.
Add DNS Suffixes if IP address is "Static". To configure DNS Suffixes Click Here

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