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SOLIDWORKS 2019 and later, for Faculty and Staff - Installation Instructions

  1. Download the .zip file.
  2. Right click on the .zip file and select Properties.
  3. On the General tab select the Unblock option.
  4. Extract the .zip file.
    Note: Windows versions prior to 10: You must use 7-zip or other unzip utility that can unzip large files. Windows unzip cannot correctly extract the files.
  5. Run Setup.exe.
  6. Make sure you are either on MITnet directly or connected via VPN.
  7. Enter the Serial Number found below, replacing any pre-populated key.
    SOLIDWORKS Faculty/Staff Serial Number and License Server. (MIT certificate required)
  8. Enter the License Server information found in Step 7.R
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March 05, 2021

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