How can I renew ANSYS student version license?
To renew ANSYS student version license without changing the version or performing a new installation, please use following steps.
- Go to
Then download one of the following three packages available on this page
Discovery Live Student : STUDENTDISCOVERY_###_WINX64.zip
ANSYS AIM Student : AIMANSYSACADEMICSTUDENT_###_WINX64
ANSYS Student : ANSYSACADEMICSTUDENT_###_WINX64.zip
Note: Any package and any version that is currently available on the page is OK.
- Unzip the package that you just downloaded, then look for the folder named ‘student’
- In this ‘student’ folder, you will see WINX64.7z . Extract (‘unzip&rsquo this file
- Go inside the unzipped WINX64 -> Shared Files -> Licensing -> Here, you will see 'student.lic' file
-Copy this 'student.lic' file to where ANSYS is currently installed on your machine default location to replace your old ‘student.lic’ file in your installation directory.