SystemVue 201308 SP1 Quick Install and License Setup
SystemVue can be installed on a Windows machine after downloading the installation file from the Keysight EEsof EDA website, as illustrated.
Obtain SystemVue License File
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\Agilent\EEsof_License_Tools\bin\licenses folder.
For details on the supported platforms, refer to http://edadocs.software.keysight.com/display/sv201308sp1/Supported+Platforms.
The following list the recommended hardware configuration. For detailed system requirements, see SystemVue 201308 SP1 System Requirements.
Recommended or Typical
Windows XP Pro, SP3, 32-bit
Windows 7 Ultimate SP1, 64-bit
2 GB free space
10 GB free space
2 GB RAM
4 GB RAM
1024x768 practical minimum
1920x1080 ("1080p" HD monitor)
USB hardware key
Wired LAN, or Wireless LAN
Not required, but USB/DVD
Test Instrument interface
Download SystemVue Installer
Click http://www.keysight.com/find/eesof-systemvue-latest-downloads to download. You can also use Keysight Download Manager to download.
To install SystemVue, you must have system administrator privileges. Run the downloaded installer (this may take a while). Follow the guided tour to complete the installation.
At the end of installation, the License Setup Wizard starts automatically when it detects that you do not have a valid license to start 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.
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.
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.
To run SystemVue, go to the Start menu and choose All Programs > SystemVue <release_number> > SystemVue <release_number>
On Win8 platform, if you see a "Windows Features" dialog window asking for installation of .NET Framework 3.5 , please do "Download and install this feature". For more information, please visit: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb822049.aspx