Installing PTC Mathcad Prime - Floating License

Installing PTC Mathcad Prime - Floating License

Instructions

  1. Download your installer and up-zip the file on your machine.
  2. Run Setup.exe making sure the user account has the correct privileges to install new software.
  3. Select ‘Install new software’ and proceed.
  4. The installer will default to C:\Program Files\PTC and this can be changed at this stage. Make sure to press ‘Enter’ after altering the install location to confirm the change.
  5. Your products will now install.
  6. Launch Mathcad Prime. You’ll notice the bar just under the ribbon states PTC Mathcad Express. This means you’re currently using the free version and you need to add the license server in order to run the full version.
  7. Press the M’ button (top left) > Options > License tab. Select Server from the options and type in the name of the server and the port number (7788 by default).