What to expect when starting AutoPIPE CONNECT v.11.xx.xx.xx?
1. Start AutoPIPE by double clicking on the desktop icon or from the Start Menu> Bentley Engineering> AutoPIPE Connect
2. The following windows will now appear on screen:
a. AutoPIPE application window:
Question: What does (Undefined) mean at the top of the application wiindow when the program has been started?
Answer: The filename of the model will appear inside of the parenthesis "( )".
b. Input grids window:
c. Bentley AutoPIPE News feed (default setting):
Note: On the Bentley AutoPIPE News Feed, recommend pressing Settings button, then place a check mark for Bentley AutoPIPE & Bentley Releases.
d. Welcome to AutoPIPE Licensing (default setting = Demo), Select an edition to license:
Note: On the Welcome to AutoPIPE Licensing screen, press the radio button in front of the type of AutoPIPE edition to be used (i.e Standard, Advanced, or Nuclear)
+++important+++ Only select editions displayed in LMT ( License Management Tool). and press OK button. If an edition is not displayed in LMT it will revert to license and a QTL invoice will be generated.
Press OK button to continue.
If the program reverts to TRIAL mode or DEMO mode click here.
Note: If your license contract has the add features, KHK 2 Add-on, you can also select that radio buttons in addition to the AutoPIPE version radio button.
After pressing OK button, the application will look at LMT, checks available license for the product selected. If available, the application will be licensed and ready to be use.
To verify the application has a valid license, the top application bar will have one of the following:
HOWEVER, if a valid license was not available, the application will revert to DEMO mode, as indicated by:
Download, Install, and License AutoPIPE CONNECT 11.xx.xx.xx and higher