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Obtaining and Installing FLUENT TGrid software and Licenses (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:

Click Start > Run and type  the network path to the files Tgrid_install-ntx86-4.0.24.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 Tgrid_install-ntx86-4.0.24.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 the Setup Wizard dialog box opens.
    Welcome screen, click Next

  3. Click the I AGREE radio button and click Next.
    Agree license agreement, click Next

  4. Click Next to accept the default install directory. .
    Accept destination folder, click Next

  5. Click Install to start the installation process. A dialog box will come up about Fluent dropping Windows 2000 support.  Click OK
    Click Install to start installation

  6. The dialog box shows the progress. You can click on Show details for more information. Click Next installation completed successfully.
    Click Next

  7. Click Finish to run Client License Setup Wizard.
    Click Finish

  8. Enter 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 Yes if you receive the warning to overwrite an existing FLUENT license.  You will not receive this warning if you do not already have a FLUENT license installed.

    click Yes to over write

  10. Click Finish to end FLUENT TGrid software installation. Visit FLUENT TGrid Documentation page to install FLUENT TGrid documentation.
    Click Finish

Known Issues:

This version is obsolete, please use the latest version as of February 23, 2012.