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PathWave System Design (SystemVue) Quick Install and License Setup

PathWave System Design (SystemVue) can be installed on a Windows machine after downloading the installation file from the Keysight EEsof EDA website, as illustrated.


Obtain PathWave System Design (SystemVue) License File

PathWave System Design (SystemVue) requires a license to run. You can either apply for an Evaluation or a Purchased license. Once the license request is approved, a license file (with .lic extension) is sent as an email attachment. Save this file on your computer. For example, you can save it in the C:\Program Files\Keysight\EEsof_License_Tools\bin\licenses folder.

Supported Platforms

For details on the supported platforms, refer to Supported Platforms.

Download PathWave System Design (SystemVue) Installer

Click to download. You can also use Keysight Download Manager to download.

Install PathWave System Design (SystemVue)

To install PathWave System Design (SystemVue), you must have system administrator privileges. Run the downloaded installer (this may take a while). Follow the guided tour to complete the installation.

PathWave System Design (SystemVue) License Setup

At the end of installation, the License Setup Wizard starts automatically when it detects that you do not have a valid license to start PathWave System Design (SystemVue). If you choose to skip the setup, you can start the SystemVue License Setup Wizard later by clicking Start > All Programs > SystemVue <release_number> > SystemVue Tools > SystemVue <release_number> > License Manager.

Nodelocked License

Choose the I want to add or replace a license file option and follow the guided tour to complete the license setup process.

In case of a USB dongle, attach the dongle to the USB port and invoke the License Setup Wizard to take the guided tour.

Floating License

Choose the I want to add or replace a network license server option and follow the guided tour to complete the license setup process. Consult your license administrator for the network path of the license server. For more details on setting up floating license on a network server, see Setting Up Floating License on Windows.

Launch PathWave System Design (SystemVue)

To run PathWave System Design (SystemVue), go to the Start menu and choose All Programs > SystemVue <release_number> > SystemVue <release_number>

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