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1234: An error is returned when running mphlaunch and mphstart

If the COMSOL installation path contains a space, an error is returned when running the functions mphstart and mphlaunch at the MATLAB prompt. The error returned when running mphlaunch is: 'C:\Program' is not...
Version: 5.3 - Platform: All Platforms

1232: Selecting entities by index number

I am following the step-by-step instructions for building an example COMSOL Application and the directions specify a numeric list of entities ( such as boundaries or domains ) to select. How do I find out which...
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1231: Error: "Internal error CAD import" when importing SOLIDWORKS or...

On a computer with Chinese Windows, import of SOLIDWORKS and CATIA V5 files in COMSOL Multiphysics 5.2a always fails with the message "Internal error CAD import". Contact COMSOL Support to get access to the hotfix that...
Version: 5.2a - Platform: Windows

1229: Installing COMSOL on macOS Sierra

I am trying to install COMSOL Multiphysics on my Mac running macOS Sierra (version 10.12), but the Setup program does not start. This has been fixed in COMSOL 5.2a update 2. Please use the latest installer available...
Version: 5.2,5.2a - Platform: Macintosh

1228: Vendorstring is not correct

When using the COMSOL 5.2a license file, I receive the error "Vendorstring is not correct" when starting COMSOL version 5.2 or earlier. COMSOL 5.2a works fine. What is the problem? For licenses that use a license...
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 servers...
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 does not...
Version: 5.1,5.2 - Platform: Macintosh