Installation Instructions

Typical Installation

All pre-requisite software and drivers are now included with the OpticStudio installer: 
  1. If you have a hardkey license, ensure is not plugged into any USB port.  
  2. Download and install OpticStudio_16.5 SP1.

Helpful Knowledge Base Articles: 

Resource Files

For black hard keys:
  • Safenet Resource Files can be found on the Safenet Sentinel Drivers webpage. These include
    • Latest Sentinel Protection Installer 7.6.8 for Network black hard keys
    • Latest Safenet Sentinel Key Driver 7.5.9 for your black hard key
For soft keys:

Multi-User Network License Installations

If you are setting up the multi-user network licensed version of OpticStudio please refer to the knowledge base article: How to Install the Network License Version of OpticStudio. OpticStudio multi-user network licenses are available via a softkey.

The Zemax License Manager is used to install the network licensing software on the server machine.