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Obtaining ANSYS Teaching or Research Licenses

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 office computers that are connected to the UTA network. Please contact our Help Desk for instructions on how to obtain ANSYS for computer labs utilizing an imaged based deployment, such as SCCM. 

How to Get:

ANSYS Academic Solutions provides Teaching and Research licenses.

How to Use:

To check out proper ANSYS license:

  1. Click and run "User License Preferences" (Start -> All Programs -> ANSYS 14.5 -> ANSYS Client Licensing -> User License Preferences.).

  2. Click "Use Academic Licenses" radio button in the "Global Settings" section, then click "OK" to exit.

    Tools ... options (lower left hand corner)

Known Issues: