Installing the FEBio Software Suite on Windows

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Installing the FEBio Software Suite on Windows

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FEBio

Installation

To install FEBio on your machine:

  1. Open the febio_win64_#.#.#.zip file that you downloaded (the # symbols will be replaced by your FEBio version number).
  2. Double click on the FEBio_windows_#.#.#.exe file.
  3. Follow the instructions on the Setup Wizard to finish the installation.

Testing

To test that FEBio has been installed correctly:

  1. Open your Window’s start menu by clicking on the flag icon in the lower left corner of your screen, or by pressing the Windows key on your keyboard.
  2. Type “febio2” and press return.

If the software has been installed correctly, a window should appear and display the FEBio greeting message:

PreView

Installation

To install PreView on your machine:

  1. Open the preview_win64_#.#.#.zip file that you downloaded (the # symbols will be replaced by your PreView version number).
  2. Double click on the PreView_win_#.#.#.exe file.
  3. Follow the instructions on the Setup Wizard to finish the installation.

Testing

To test that PreView has been installed correctly:

  1. Open your Window’s start menu by clicking on the flag icon in the lower left corner of your screen, or by pressing the Windows key on your keyboard.
  2. Type “preview” and press return.

If the software has been installed correctly, you should see a new PreView window:

PostView

Installation

To install PreView on your machine:

  1. Open the postview_win64_#.#.#.zip file that you downloaded (the # symbols will be replaced by your PostView version number).
  2. Double click on the PostView_windows_#.#.#.exe file.
  3. Follow the instructions on the Setup Wizard to finish the installation.

Testing

To test that PostView has been installed correctly:

  1. Open your Window’s start menu by clicking on the flag icon in the lower left corner of your screen, or by pressing the Windows key on your keyboard.
  2. Type “postview” and press return.

If the software has been installed correctly, you should see a new PostView window:

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