Software FAQs

Solid Edge

Solid Edge

No. Solid Edge 2020, v220, moved to the SPLMS Common License Toolkit to be consistent with other SPLMS products. Moving to the CLT platform utilizes a new license daemon and encryption, therefore will not validate prev220 releases.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

Yes. During the transition to v220 customers will be allowed to use their current version v219, ST10, and so on in parallel with v220 during the transition. Once v221 releases, the overuse piracy detection will be reinstated.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

No. Along with the move to the CLT platform, the Solid Edge Server Dongles will be retired. All Solid Edge floating licenses will be validated against a Composite ID, like the other SPLMS products on the CLT platform.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

Yes. If a customer has not registered a Composite ID for their floating licenses on their Sold to before. To register aComposite ID, connect to the License Management site, login with WebKey, Click on the Composite Host ID , enter the Composite ID and Host Name of the computer, and click Submit.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

Customers that have not registered their Composite ID will receive a 30 day temporary license to allow sufficient time for them to the registration process.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

Download the GetCID.exe from Support or run the GetCID.exe delivered in the Program folder with the installation of v220

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

The customer has two options, download another 30 day temporary license from License Management, or proceed to the License Management site, login with WebKey, Click on the Composite Host ID , and register their Composite ID and Host Name of the computer.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

No. In order to retain the customer self service use of Product Activation to manage their Node Locked seats, their Node Locked products need to remain on a separate Sold to ID.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

No. Customers may keep their Solid Edge Server Dongle and or dispose of it themselves if they so desire.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

Yes. The same composite registered for NX & Teamcenter will be used to create a single license file for all three products.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

The Partner and or Customer needs to contact their CAA (Customer Account Analyst) and ask to have all of their products consolidated onto a single Sold to. The CAA will initiate the process and provide a Request for Change/Certificate of Discontinuance form to be completed so the change can be made.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

Yes. But license borrowing will now be managed via FLEXlm using the same method as NX.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

After registering the CID on the License Management page, return to the License Management Home Page, select Passwords and License Files, Select the Product & Version, then click Continue and the license will be downloaded. The instructions have been updated.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

In order to provide the best experience for the customer, the CID should be captured and provided when ordering floating software. If the CID is not known or available, the order can be submitted and the CID provided later.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

The customer has to contact the Partner/CAA and provide the correct CID. The CAA will make the change at no charge as long as the customer is on maintenance. The CAA will request the customer fill out the Server Replacement Form/Certificate of Discontinuance.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

By default the GetCID.exe only shows the composite value needed for floating licenses. Because the tool will primary be used for floating software, the default view was limited to the Composite ID to help avoid the confusion displaying all of the values would cause. If you need to obtain the Composite2 ID, you can use the Solid Edge License Utility or use a “ composite2” command line option with the GetCID.exe. You can see all of the command line options for GetCID.exe by running the exe with a ?.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

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NX CAD

Solid Edge

No. Solid Edge 2020, v220, moved to the SPLMS Common License Toolkit to be consistent with other SPLMS products. Moving to the CLT platform utilizes a new license daemon and encryption, therefore will not validate prev220 releases.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

Yes. During the transition to v220 customers will be allowed to use their current version v219, ST10, and so on in parallel with v220 during the transition. Once v221 releases, the overuse piracy detection will be reinstated.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

No. Along with the move to the CLT platform, the Solid Edge Server Dongles will be retired. All Solid Edge floating licenses will be validated against a Composite ID, like the other SPLMS products on the CLT platform.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

Yes. If a customer has not registered a Composite ID for their floating licenses on their Sold to before. To register aComposite ID, connect to the License Management site, login with WebKey, Click on the Composite Host ID , enter the Composite ID and Host Name of the computer, and click Submit.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

Customers that have not registered their Composite ID will receive a 30 day temporary license to allow sufficient time for them to the registration process.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

Download the GetCID.exe from Support or run the GetCID.exe delivered in the Program folder with the installation of v220

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

The customer has two options, download another 30 day temporary license from License Management, or proceed to the License Management site, login with WebKey, Click on the Composite Host ID , and register their Composite ID and Host Name of the computer.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

No. In order to retain the customer self service use of Product Activation to manage their Node Locked seats, their Node Locked products need to remain on a separate Sold to ID.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

No. Customers may keep their Solid Edge Server Dongle and or dispose of it themselves if they so desire.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

Yes. The same composite registered for NX & Teamcenter will be used to create a single license file for all three products.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

The Partner and or Customer needs to contact their CAA (Customer Account Analyst) and ask to have all of their products consolidated onto a single Sold to. The CAA will initiate the process and provide a Request for Change/Certificate of Discontinuance form to be completed so the change can be made.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

Yes. But license borrowing will now be managed via FLEXlm using the same method as NX.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

After registering the CID on the License Management page, return to the License Management Home Page, select Passwords and License Files, Select the Product & Version, then click Continue and the license will be downloaded. The instructions have been updated.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

In order to provide the best experience for the customer, the CID should be captured and provided when ordering floating software. If the CID is not known or available, the order can be submitted and the CID provided later.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

The customer has to contact the Partner/CAA and provide the correct CID. The CAA will make the change at no charge as long as the customer is on maintenance. The CAA will request the customer fill out the Server Replacement Form/Certificate of Discontinuance.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

By default the GetCID.exe only shows the composite value needed for floating licenses. Because the tool will primary be used for floating software, the default view was limited to the Composite ID to help avoid the confusion displaying all of the values would cause. If you need to obtain the Composite2 ID, you can use the Solid Edge License Utility or use a “ composite2” command line option with the GetCID.exe. You can see all of the command line options for GetCID.exe by running the exe with a ?.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

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Simcenter 3D

Solid Edge

No. Solid Edge 2020, v220, moved to the SPLMS Common License Toolkit to be consistent with other SPLMS products. Moving to the CLT platform utilizes a new license daemon and encryption, therefore will not validate prev220 releases.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

Yes. During the transition to v220 customers will be allowed to use their current version v219, ST10, and so on in parallel with v220 during the transition. Once v221 releases, the overuse piracy detection will be reinstated.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

No. Along with the move to the CLT platform, the Solid Edge Server Dongles will be retired. All Solid Edge floating licenses will be validated against a Composite ID, like the other SPLMS products on the CLT platform.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

Yes. If a customer has not registered a Composite ID for their floating licenses on their Sold to before. To register aComposite ID, connect to the License Management site, login with WebKey, Click on the Composite Host ID , enter the Composite ID and Host Name of the computer, and click Submit.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

Customers that have not registered their Composite ID will receive a 30 day temporary license to allow sufficient time for them to the registration process.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

Download the GetCID.exe from Support or run the GetCID.exe delivered in the Program folder with the installation of v220

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

The customer has two options, download another 30 day temporary license from License Management, or proceed to the License Management site, login with WebKey, Click on the Composite Host ID , and register their Composite ID and Host Name of the computer.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

No. In order to retain the customer self service use of Product Activation to manage their Node Locked seats, their Node Locked products need to remain on a separate Sold to ID.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

No. Customers may keep their Solid Edge Server Dongle and or dispose of it themselves if they so desire.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

Yes. The same composite registered for NX & Teamcenter will be used to create a single license file for all three products.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

The Partner and or Customer needs to contact their CAA (Customer Account Analyst) and ask to have all of their products consolidated onto a single Sold to. The CAA will initiate the process and provide a Request for Change/Certificate of Discontinuance form to be completed so the change can be made.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

Yes. But license borrowing will now be managed via FLEXlm using the same method as NX.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

After registering the CID on the License Management page, return to the License Management Home Page, select Passwords and License Files, Select the Product & Version, then click Continue and the license will be downloaded. The instructions have been updated.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

In order to provide the best experience for the customer, the CID should be captured and provided when ordering floating software. If the CID is not known or available, the order can be submitted and the CID provided later.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

The customer has to contact the Partner/CAA and provide the correct CID. The CAA will make the change at no charge as long as the customer is on maintenance. The CAA will request the customer fill out the Server Replacement Form/Certificate of Discontinuance.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

By default the GetCID.exe only shows the composite value needed for floating licenses. Because the tool will primary be used for floating software, the default view was limited to the Composite ID to help avoid the confusion displaying all of the values would cause. If you need to obtain the Composite2 ID, you can use the Solid Edge License Utility or use a “ composite2” command line option with the GetCID.exe. You can see all of the command line options for GetCID.exe by running the exe with a ?.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

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Simcenter Femap

Solid Edge

No. Solid Edge 2020, v220, moved to the SPLMS Common License Toolkit to be consistent with other SPLMS products. Moving to the CLT platform utilizes a new license daemon and encryption, therefore will not validate prev220 releases.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

Yes. During the transition to v220 customers will be allowed to use their current version v219, ST10, and so on in parallel with v220 during the transition. Once v221 releases, the overuse piracy detection will be reinstated.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

No. Along with the move to the CLT platform, the Solid Edge Server Dongles will be retired. All Solid Edge floating licenses will be validated against a Composite ID, like the other SPLMS products on the CLT platform.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

Yes. If a customer has not registered a Composite ID for their floating licenses on their Sold to before. To register aComposite ID, connect to the License Management site, login with WebKey, Click on the Composite Host ID , enter the Composite ID and Host Name of the computer, and click Submit.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

Customers that have not registered their Composite ID will receive a 30 day temporary license to allow sufficient time for them to the registration process.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

Download the GetCID.exe from Support or run the GetCID.exe delivered in the Program folder with the installation of v220

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

The customer has two options, download another 30 day temporary license from License Management, or proceed to the License Management site, login with WebKey, Click on the Composite Host ID , and register their Composite ID and Host Name of the computer.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

No. In order to retain the customer self service use of Product Activation to manage their Node Locked seats, their Node Locked products need to remain on a separate Sold to ID.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

No. Customers may keep their Solid Edge Server Dongle and or dispose of it themselves if they so desire.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

Yes. The same composite registered for NX & Teamcenter will be used to create a single license file for all three products.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

The Partner and or Customer needs to contact their CAA (Customer Account Analyst) and ask to have all of their products consolidated onto a single Sold to. The CAA will initiate the process and provide a Request for Change/Certificate of Discontinuance form to be completed so the change can be made.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

Yes. But license borrowing will now be managed via FLEXlm using the same method as NX.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

After registering the CID on the License Management page, return to the License Management Home Page, select Passwords and License Files, Select the Product & Version, then click Continue and the license will be downloaded. The instructions have been updated.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

In order to provide the best experience for the customer, the CID should be captured and provided when ordering floating software. If the CID is not known or available, the order can be submitted and the CID provided later.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

The customer has to contact the Partner/CAA and provide the correct CID. The CAA will make the change at no charge as long as the customer is on maintenance. The CAA will request the customer fill out the Server Replacement Form/Certificate of Discontinuance.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

By default the GetCID.exe only shows the composite value needed for floating licenses. Because the tool will primary be used for floating software, the default view was limited to the Composite ID to help avoid the confusion displaying all of the values would cause. If you need to obtain the Composite2 ID, you can use the Solid Edge License Utility or use a “ composite2” command line option with the GetCID.exe. You can see all of the command line options for GetCID.exe by running the exe with a ?.

Categories: CAD, Solid Edge

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