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Solidworks 2015-16 standard not finding license on server

Question asked by Joan Perry on Jun 3, 2016
Latest reply on Jun 3, 2016 by Jeff Mirisola

Solidworks 2015 cannot find the license. It was working fine then stopped working. Errors given are

(lmgrd) Starting vendor daemons ...

13:56:02 (lmgrd) License server manager (lmgrd) startup failed:

13:56:02 (lmgrd) File not found, SW_D.exe


License server status: 25734@anselm
    License file(s) on anselm: C:\Program Files (x86)\SolidWorks License Manager\sw_d.lic:

lmgrd is not running: License server machine is down or not responding.
See the system administrator about starting the license server system, or
make sure you're referring to the right host (see LM_LICENSE_FILE).
License path:  25734@anselm;
FlexNet Licensing error:-96,491
For further information, refer to the FlexNet Licensing documentation,
available at "".


In lmtools utility it is reading the license file.

any help is appreciated.