• Determining the Hostid for Licensing

    Note: For instructions specific to the PADS Flow software, please refer to How to verify and install/fix hardware key driver problems with PADS.   The term "hostid" simply refers to a number we can use for lic...
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  • How and when to upgrade the license server for PADS Flow applications (video)

    To determine whether an upgrade of the licensing software (lmgrd/mgcld) is required on the license server, refer to the table below. Note: The lmgrd and mgcld daemons are backwards compatible for PADS releases v2003 ...
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  • Which PADS Flow release am I entitled to use?

    Mobile Compute licenses (a.k.a. "Nodelocked uncounted") If an existing license file works for a prior PADS release, whether or not it will work for the most recent release depends on the version date of the licenses. ...
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  • Using the Mentor License Utility to query and edit the licensing environment (video)

    Demonstration:      The Mentor License Utility can be used for quick and easy editing of the licensing environment on a Windows machine. Some of the functions include:   Environment variables an...
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  • Library Manager - Not identified Error

    No explanation. I tried to reinstall on another computer, and the Error remains the same. Could it be some restriction of my license?   I'm using windows 7 professional with service pack 1.
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  • 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. ...
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  • System Requirements

    Please refer to the System Requirements page for information on the basic system requirements for the applications you intend to run as well as information on operating  systems statements, support statements and...
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  • Configuring a Mentor Graphics License Server on Windows (Video)

    The following two videos will demonstrate how to configure a Mentor Graphics license server on Windows.        
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  • SoftMEMS MEMS Pro Installation Procedure (for v9.0 and higher)

    This procedure is only for installation of FlexNet versions of SoftMEMS MEMS Pro v9.0 and higher.  If you are running older (v8.2 or lower) SoftMEMS versions where the Mentor license was on Sentinel (you received...
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  • Tanner EDA - Installation tutorial for Windows Local Node License (Sentinel)

    This movie is only for installation of legacy Sentinel versions of Tanner tools.  If you are running more recent FlexNet versions or if you received a TXT license file rather than a TLU license file, this procedu...
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  • Tanner EDA - Installation tutorial for Linux Network Client License (Sentinel)

    This movie is only for installation of legacy Sentinel versions of Tanner tools.  If you are running more recent FlexNet versions or if you received a TXT license file rather than a TLU license file, this procedu...
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  • Tanner EDA - Installation tutorial for Windows Network Client License (Sentinel)

    This movie is only for installation of legacy Sentinel versions of Tanner tools.  If you are running more recent FlexNet versions or if you received a TXT license file rather than a TLU license file, this procedu...
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  • Tanner EDA - Installation tutorial for Windows Network Server (Sentinel)

    This movie is only for installation of legacy Sentinel versions of Tanner tools.  If you are running more recent FlexNet versions or if you received a TXT license file rather than a TLU license file, this procedu...
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  • Detailed Installation procedure for Tanner tools (Sentinel)

    This procedure is only for installation of legacy Sentinel versions of Tanner tools.  If you are running more recent FlexNet versions or if you received a TXT license file rather than a TLU license file, this ins...
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  • Warning message: "The following product options expire in fewer than 30 days" (video)

    Users with Mobile Compute (Node-locked) licenses: Acquire an updated license file. If you have a SupportNet account you can download it. Install the updated license file. Refer to How to install a PADS license for my...
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  • flexnet_admin.pdf

    FlexNet License Administration Guide
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  • mgc_licen.pdf

    Licensing Mentor Graphics Software manual
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  • Linux installation instructions for Tanner EDA Tools

    Linux Installation Requirements Your installation requires the following items: A workstation running Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 or 6 for the i386 or x86_64 platform. A Windows computer on the same network a...
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  • Hardware Key (Dongle) Discontinuations and Replacement FAQ

    This FAQ describes hardware key (dongle) discontinuations in recent releases of Mentor Standard Licensing (MSL) and the process to follow for hardware key replacements.   As of the MSL v2013_2 release, only the ...
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  • Generating a Run-time Diagnostic Report with the Mentor License Utility (video)

    There are two different reports that are available - the Standard and Run-time versions. The contents of the reports are mostly the same. The key difference is the Run-time version pauses to allow replication of the l...
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