Install SolidWorks from Storage01

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Acquiring SolidWorks

The media required to install SolidWorks 20** can be found on storage01. Please download the required files to a local computer by mapping a network drive before starting installation.
  • Drive: \\\ms
  • Folder: SolidWorks 20**

Please note SolidWorks will only run on 64-bit versions of Windows 7 or 10 PCs.

Install Guide

1. Once you've connected to \\storage01\ms (see mapping a network drive), find the SolidWorks 20** folder.


2. Enter the SolidWorks 32bit or 64bit folder depending on your system type.

  • To find out your system type, press Start, right-click on Computer and click Properties.
  • Note: In Windows 8, press the Windows Key, type in "Computer", right-click on the computer to the left, and click Properties.

3. To launch the installer, double-click setup.exe

4. Ensure the selected installation type is Individual, then press Next.

5. Find the serial number in Stevens-Readme.txt located in the same folder as setup.exe.

6. Enter the serial number from Stevens-Readme.txt then press Next.

7. Select Yes, download and install a newer version...SOLIDWORKS 20** SP5.0 X64 then press Next.

8. Press Install Now

9. When prompted for the license server information, use the following address:

10. Allow time for the installation to complete. Once it is finished, select No, thank you and click the Finish button.

11. Restart your computer to finish the installation.

SolidWorks should now be installed.


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