System Requirements - 5.2 Interfacing Product Suite
CAD Import Module and Design Module Requirements
|Windows®||Windows® 7, Windows® 8, Windows® 8.1, and Windows® 10. Vista is supported but functionality may be limited.|
|Mac OS X||Mac OS X 10.9 or later supported.1|
|Linux®||OS Specific System Requirements only.1|
1File import of the NX® file format is available only on a supported Windows® or Linux® operating system. File import of the AutoCAD®, Inventor®, SOLIDWORKS® file formats is available only on a supported Windows® operating system.
The bidirectional interface functionality of the product suite detailed in the table below is only available for Windows® 7, Windows® 8, Windows® 8.1 and Windows® 10. For other included functionality, such as file import and geometric operations, see the CAD Import Module and Design Module Requirements.
|LiveLink™ for AutoCAD®||AutoCAD® 2016 and 2017|
|LiveLink™ for Inventor®||Inventor® 2016 and 2017; and Inventor® Professional 2016 and 2017|
|LiveLink™ for PTC® Creo® Parametric™||
PTC® Creo® Parametric™ 2.0 to 4.0
|LiveLink™ for PTC® Pro/ENGINEER®||PTC® Pro/ENGINEER® Wildfire® 4.0 and 5.0, and PTC® Creo® Elements Pro 5.0|
|LiveLink™ for Revit®||Revit® 2016 and 2017|
|LiveLink™ for Solid Edge®||
Solid Edge® ST8 and ST9
|LiveLink™ for SOLIDWORKS®||
SOLIDWORKS® 2016 and 2017
File Import for CATIA® V5
The File Import for CATIA® V5 add-on to the CAD Import Module is only available for Windows® 7, Windows® 8, Windows® 8.1, and Windows® 10.
LiveLink™ for Excel®
LiveLink™ for Excel® is compatible with Excel® 2007, 2010, 2013, and 2016 on Windows®. Excel® 2010 Starter is not supported.
LiveLink™ for MATLAB®
LiveLink™ for MATLAB® is compatible with MATLAB® R2015a and R2015b, on all operating systems. For Linux® Operating Systems, the programs
csh are required.
NOTE: This information is provided for your benefit but should not be used as a substitute for your own investigation of the system requirements that may be appropriate for your use of COMSOL® software or other software, given your particular circumstances. Systems and hardware change regularly, which may impact any determination of what system requirements are appropriate you.