3DS Abaqus

Installation of Abaqus

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CAUTION: There are two versions:

  • 2023 for research
  • 2023 for teaching

This page is a HOWTO for the installation of Abaqus 2023


The preparation procedures is described inside “Windows Installation”

Installation of Abaqus 2023

Run the setup.exe from the location  I:\cad\dassault\abaqus\2023\AM_SIM_Abaqus_Extend.AllOS\1


  • During the installation, you will be prompted to enter the license server port. You should enter either
    CAUTION: There are two versions:
  • for research
    • You receive the licence port @ server by e-mail.
  • for teaching
    • You receive the licence port @ server by e-mail.

Conditions of use

Roaming users should be connected to the EPFL network through VPN.


Access rights to the installation network folder I:\, contact us