System Requirements - 4.3b Interfacing Product Suite

CAD Import Module Requirements

The CAD Import Module is available for all operating systems. File import of the Inventor®, and SOLIDWORKS® file formats is available only on Windows® operating systems.

LiveLink™ Requirements

The bidirectional interface functionality of the product suite detailed in the table below is only available on Windows® operating systems. For other included functionality, such as file import, see the CAD Import Module Requirements.

Livelink™ Compatible Software
LiveLink™ for SOLIDWORKS® SOLIDWORKS® 2012 and 2013
LiveLink™ for SpaceClaim® SpaceClaim® 2012 or 2012+, and the Data Exchange II module available from SpaceClaim
LiveLink™ for Inventor® Inventor® 2013 and 2014
LiveLink™ for AutoCAD® AutoCAD® 2013 and AutoCAD® 2014
LiveLink™ for PTC® Creo® Parametric™ PTC® Creo® Parametric™ 1.0 and 2.0
LiveLink™ for PTC® Pro/ENGINEER® PTC® Pro/ENGINEER® Wildfire® 4.0, 5.0 and PTC® Creo® Elements Pro 5.0
LiveLink™ for Solid Edge® Solid Edge® ST5

File Import for CATIA® V5 Requirements

The File Import for CATIA® V5 add-on is available on Windows® operating systems only. This add-on requires the CAD Import Module, or one of the LiveLink™ products listed in the table under LiveLink™ Requirements.

LiveLink™ for MATLAB® Requirements

LiveLink™ for MATLAB® is compatible with the following versions, on all operating systems

COMSOL® Version Supported MATLAB® versions
COMSOL 4.3b R2012b + R2013a
COMSOL 4.3a R2012a + R2012b
COMSOL 4.3 R2011b + R2012a
COMSOL 4.2a R2011a + R2011b
COMSOL 4.2 R2010b + R2011a

*For Linux® Operating Systems, the programs xterm and csh are required. Please refer to the installation instructions for OS specific instructions.

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