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VersionDistribution 22.83% 54.33% 22.83%

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SIMULIA FLEXnet License Server

What is SIMULIA FLEXnet License Server?  (from Dassault Systemes)

SIMULIA FLEXnet License Server helps the administrator to guarantee the license control is implemented in compliance with purchased licensed products embedding the license client. The License Server is installed on a server machine on your network. The license administrator enrolls the product licenses on the server an...  Read more


SIMULIA FLEXnet License Server is a program developed by Dassault Systemes. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The software installer includes 96 files and is usually about 1.56 MB (1,632,145 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 33% of users of SIMULIA FLEXnet License Server come from Iran, it is also popular in the United States and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.3ds.com/products-services/simulia/support/licensing
Help link: www.3ds.com/products/simulia/support/support-overview
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Simulia
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Simulia\License\installation_info\uninstaller\Uninstall SIMULIA FLEXnet Licensing.exe"
Estimated size: 1.56 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SIMULIA FLEXnet License Server

  • ABAQUSLM.exe - ABAQUSLM daemon (SIMULIA ABAQUSLM vendor daemon)
  • installs.exe
  • lmborrow.exe (by Acresso Software) - FLEXnet Publisher (64 bit) (lmutil.exe)
  • lmgrd.exe (by Acresso Software) - Acresso Software Inc.
  • lmtools.exe - LMTOOLS Utility
  • monitor.exe (by Expansion Programs International) - Texis Database (Texis Program)
  • aba2adams.exe - Development Stage Product (SMAToa)
  • abaqusGuiOld.dll - SMAVgmVwrGuiMod
  • ABQcaeG.exe - SMACgmCaeGuiMod
  • ABQcaeK.exe - SMACkmCaeKerMod
  • ABQCfdCore.dll - SMACfd
  • ABQCfdLinAlg.dll
  • ABQCfdModules.dll
  • ABQDDB_Bulkifier.dll - SMAOdb
  • ABQDirectCosim_Adapter.dll - SMADciDirectCosimInterface
  • ABQSMAAbuBasicUtils.dll - SMAAbuAbaqusUtilities
  • msvcr71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (Microsoft® C Runtime Library)
  • msvcr80.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2005
  • texisredir.dll (by Thunderstone Software) - Texis (Texis URL Redirector)
  • texisredir64.dll (by Thunderstone Software)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Services
  • lmgrd.exe runs as a service named 'SIMULIA FLEXnet Licence Server' (SIMULIA FLEXnet Licence Server).
  • monitor.exe runs as a service named 'Texis Monitor' (Texis Monitor) "Manages Thunderstone Texis scheduling, license, statistics etc.".

How do I remove SIMULIA FLEXnet License Server?

You can uninstall SIMULIA FLEXnet License Server from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program SIMULIA FLEXnet License Server, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove SIMULIA FLEXnet License Server.

Win 10 61%
Win XP 1%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 61.42%
Windows 7 37.80%
Windows XP 0.79%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 19.69%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 11.81%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.81%
Windows 10 Home 11.81%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.45%
Windows 8.1 7.87%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.33% of installs come from Iran
Which countries install it?
  Iran 33.33%
  United States 12.70%
  Italy 11.11%
  France 4.76%
  Germany 4.76%
  United Kingdom 4.76%
  Malaysia 3.17%
  India 2.38%
  MA 1.59%
  Singapore 1.59%
  TN 1.59%
  Brazil 1.59%
  Korea 1.59%
  DZ 1.59%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 22.83%
Hewlett-Packard 20.65%
Dell 18.48%
Acer 14.13%
Lenovo 10.87%
MSI 4.35%
Samsung 3.26%
Sony 1.09%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.45%
HP ProBook 4540s 3.45%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.59%
MSI MS-7592 2.59%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.59%
ASUS All Series 2.59%

About Dassault Systemes

Dassault Systèmes is a producer of 3D design software and 3D digital mock-up solutions and develops PLM application software and services that support industrial processes and provide a 3D vision of the entire lifecycle of products from conception to maintenance to recycling.
Publisher URL: www.3ds.com


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