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Obtaining and Installing FLUENT Gambit Software and Licenses (Windows)

System requirements: Windows

Description:

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:

Click Start > Run and type the network path to the file Gambit_install-ntx86-2.4.6.exe and click OK. Login with your NetID and password when prompted. Enter the NetID in the form of uta\NetID

How to Use:

  1. Click Start > Run and type the network path to the file Gambit_install-ntx86-2.4.6.exe and click OK. Login with your NetID and password when prompted. Enter the NetID in the form of uta\NetID.

  2. Click Next > when when Installation dialog box appears.
    Welcome screen, click Next

  3. Click the I accept the terms in the license agreement radio button and click Next.
    accept license agreement, click Next

  4. Click Next to accept the default installation directory.
    accept default installation destination, click Next

  5. Review the installation settings and click Install to start the installation process. You will be presented with a progress dialog box. You can click on Show details for more information.
    Review installation settings, click Install    Installation in progress

  6. Click Next to continue.
    Installation completed, click Next

  7. Click Finish to run Client License Setup Wizard.
    Installation completed successfully, click Finish

  8. Enter lm-ansys12.uta.edu for the FLUENT license server name.  Do not change the port number, which should be pre-filled with 7241. Click Install to continue.
    Enter license server name, click Install

  9. Click Finish to end FLUENT Gambit software installation. Visit the FLUENT Gambit documentation page to install the documentation files.
    Click Finish

Known Issues:

None