• Checkout license Issue

    I try to start vsim from my linux client machin. After approx. 2 minutes, I get message: user@machine:$ vsim Unable to checkout a license. Make sure your license file environment variable (e.g., LM_LICENSE_FILE) is...
    last modified by modsimuser
  • How to control license feature consumption to specify user in a multi-user team?

    Hi: We have got an issue about license consumptioin. How to control license feature consumption to specified user or ID in a multi-user team? License service system: Windows Server 2008 License toools: Lmtools, Fl...
    last modified by denglong_he
  • Job not compatible with current version of program

    I've recently switched to a new laptop and re-installed PADS Layout, Logic, etc version 9.2.  I had 9.2 on my old laptop (both are Win7) and when I tried to open a file previously created and run on my old laptop...
    last modified by kleonard
  • "Get license failed" witth microtec MCCCF compiler on windows 32 bits

    Hello Mentor community,   I have an issue with my old C compiler microtec mcccf (v5.3S) for ColdFire. I use an USB dongle (sentinel) with regular license that perfectly works on windows 7 32 bits. When I install...
    created by cgreco
  • Team Layout VX2.3 License Requirements

    Does opening Team Layout VX2.3 require an additional Xpedition license?  We are new to Team Layout, and this seems to be the case.
    last modified by justjoan1963
  • Mentor has unilaterally decided that I no longer have 2 licenses.

    I have been using Sourcery CodeBench (formerly Code Sourcery) for about 7 years, with standalone licenses to run the ARM IDE on two computers (my desktop and my portable).  This has worked fine until my most rece...
    last modified by dbroadwell
  • How to install local license file to HyperLynx

    Hi,   I downloaded the 30 day trials license for HyperLynx. I placed it under C:\MentorGraphics\AuthorizationCode_EVAL-144885.txt The MGLS_LICENSE_FILE environment variable is setup to point to C:\MentorGraphic...
    last modified by adietan
  • Valor NPI and PADS Features Cross reference

    With licensing monitoring you get features that the names are cryptic making it hard to tell which tools they correspond to. Where can I get a feature list for PADs and Valor NPI that cross references to the tool names?
    created by dkoles@vicr.com
  • Ideas and suggestion to licensing and RSCM

    Hello Folks, Mentor has a lot of idea sites for all the tools, but I didn't see any idea sites for Licensing. So please do apologize if this is the wrong place to suggest for an improvement, and please do point me to...
    created by milostnik
  • It takes long time to open ModelSim since i used floating license

    First, i apologize for my poor english. I updated floating license of our lab server and It works very well. But compare to the time when i used a student's license on my computer, it is too slow to open ModelSim. ...
    last modified by mentor_mental
  • Wrong hostid on SERVER line for license file

    Currently, our Windows floating license server (SERVERA) is using a USB dongle and FlexLM v11.11.1.1:   >> SERVER SERVERA FLEXID=9-72bec70f 7418 DAEMON mgcld C:\MentorGraphics\Licensing\mgcld.exe <&...
    last modified by bdenig
  • DxDsigner Link - Error

    Hi Sir, Before I used PADS ES 9.5, it works well. But when I re-install with floating license, (the floating license has no PADS ES, but have layout 125, DxDesigner 050, 075), I cannot open DxDesigner from PADS anymo...
    last modified by xuexiang.guan
  • Tip of the Week: Utilities For Testing License Checkout

    When starting or troubleshooting a license server, it's handy to have a way to verify a license checkout without having to run an application. We have two utilities to help you do just that.   On Linux we use th...
    last modified by guy_wettstein
  • No Licenses was found for the Feature viewdraw040. You have specified the following licenses locations (HELP)

    I'm running Pads Logic 9.3.1 and I keep getting the following error.   This is find in the Details The following FLEXlm errors were found:     Server C:\flexlm\license.dat: License server mach...
    last modified by richaard.harris@nov.com
  • PADS installation and license file

    I have several files called LicenseFile.dat. How do I know which one to use? None of these files are recognized when trying to install my PADS 9.1 onto another computer. Also, I have tried to install the program witho...
    last modified by jlovell5804
  • License question?

    While reviewing my license file to see if that was the problem and noticed the date stamp was 2011 - 2017.  Does this mean I can only use pre-2011 software, 9.4, but will not be able to use my PADS software aft...
    last modified by jlovell5804
  • need help of linux license server

    Hi all,   I am trying to merge the modelsim 10.2c from windows to ubuntu 14.04. Since I am new to modelsim under linux, the license fails to work for unknown reasons. I have a license server: 1717@xxxx.engr.mysc...
    last modified by bread
  • PADS 9.1 doesn't install

    After further investigation and trying to install PADS 9.1 on 2 other Win 7 machines and even a Windows 10 lap top machine I still have errors: The errors read as follows: 1.  Error creating start menu entry for...
    last modified by jlovell5804
  • Suddenly unable to have multiple software keys / dongles inserted concurrently

    The Problem I am no longer able to run different CAD programs on my Windows 7 system concurrently. For years, I have run four CAD software programs (Cadence Orcad, Mentor PADS, Altera Quartus, Mentor Hyperlynx). I oft...
    last modified by cbolton
  • Need new license file when changing Modelsim License Server?

    At our company, we are currently changing our servers, both names and locations. When doing so, will we need a new ModelSim license file, or can we just go with the same file as before?   /Anders
    last modified by matzone