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1229: Installing COMSOL on macOS Sierra

I try to install COMSOL Multiphysics on my Mac running macOS Sierra (version 10.12), but the Setup does not start. For COMSOL 5.2a update 1 (and older versions of COMSOL), please use the following procedure to...
Version: 5.2,5.2a - Platform: Macintosh

1228: Vendorstring is not correct

After upgrading to COMSOL 5.2a, I receive the error "Vendorstring is not correct" when running COMSOL applications of version 5.2 or earlier. COMSOL 5.2a works fine. What is the problem? This error occurs if the...
Version: All versions - Platform: All Platforms

1227: Set up access to a COMSOL Server installation

## Basic structure of COMSOL Server A COMSOL Server setup consists of a Client through which the user can access and run the applications, a primary server in which the client access is handled, and application...
Version: 5.1,5.2,5.2a - Platform:

1225: License Manager patch for COMSOL 5.2 Update 1

Based on requests from our users, we have decided to release a patch for the license manager for COMSOL 5.2 Update 1. This update includes license daemon binaries created with FlexNet version 11.13.1.3. For the...
Version: 5.2 - Platform:

1224: Cannot start COMSOL on Mac OS X when two displays are connected

I try to run COMSOL on Mac OS X with multiple displays connected, but it crashes. The error comes from the license manager who has issues handling multiple displays connected via thunderbolt connections. A work around...
Version: - Platform: Macintosh

1223: How to reference COMSOL Multiphysics® software in papers and...

I am a licensed user of COMSOL Multiphysics® software and am publishing an article, paper, book, image, or conference proceeding based upon my own modeling work. How should this be referenced? As a licensed user who...
Version: All versions - Platform: All Platforms

1222: Persistent Unexpected Errors when Running COMSOL on OSX 10.11 El...

When I run COMSOL on OSX 10.11, El Capitan, I get repeated Unexpected Errors. Add the line -XX:-OmitStackTraceInFastThrow to the file */Applications/COMSOL52/Multiphysics/bin/maci64/com​sol.ini* If this...
Version: 5.1,5.2 - Platform: Macintosh

1221: Repairing the LiveLink Interface Using the COMSOL Installer

My LiveLink interface is not working properly. For example: * When I try to synchronize my CAD drawing, I get an error that the connection has failed. * The COMSOL Multiphysics tab or menu does not appear in the CAD...
Version: 5.2,5.2a - Platform: Windows

1220: Error when running a model with a Multi-Turn Coil

I am running COMSOL 5.2.0.166 using an Asian language. When I run a model with a **Multi-Turn Coil** feature, I get an error with garbled characters. For structural contact, if an error occurs, the error message...
Version: 5.2 - Platform: All Platforms

1219: How do I reset the administrator password of COMSOL Server?

How do I reset the administrator password of COMSOL Server? How to reset the administrator password of COMSOL Server depends on if it was installed with a shared working directory or not, and if not, whether it was...
Version: 5.2 - Platform: All Platforms