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Obtaining and Installing FLUENT Documentation (Windows)

System requirements: Windows


The instructions on this page are for university owned machines only that have "Property of UT Arlington" asset tags, also referred to as UTA assets in this document.  These are typical faculty/staff office computers that are connected to the UTA network. Please contact our Help Desk for instructions on how to obtain FLUENT for computer labs utilizing an imaged based deployment, such as Symantec Ghost. 

How to Get:

Install FLUENT before installing documentation. If you have not installed the software, click here for software installation instructions.

Click on Start

Click on Run

Copy and paste the following into the box:


Click OK

How to Use:

  1. Click Start > Run and type (or copy and paste) \\ghost1\software$\fluent\6.3.26\windows\documentation\Fluent_CD_Doc_install-ntx86-6.3.exe and click OK. You will be prompted for your UTA NetID and password. Enter the NetID in the form of uta\NetID.

  2. Click Next when the installation dialog box appears.
    click Next

  3. Click the I accept the terms in the license agreement radio button, click Next and follow on-screen installation instructions.
    accept license agreement

  4. Leave the installation directory as C:\Fluent.Inc\fluent6.3.26\ and click Next.
    accept default installation destination

  5. Review the installation settings and click Install to start the installation process.
    Review installation settings and start installation

  6. Click Next when the installation completes.
    click next when installation completed

  7. Click Finish to end FLUENT online documentation installation.
    installation finish

Known Issues: