5 Replies Latest reply on Oct 19, 2011 5:49 PM by Derek Nicholas

    Could not obtain a license for solidworks standard

    Derek Nicholas

      I am getting this error.


           Could not obtain a license for solidworks standard


           License server does not support this version of this feature



           The SNL Server needs updating, please contact you network

           administrator. For more information browse to:




      This started occurring right after I upgraded my desktop to 2012.

      The web page referenced above does not exist for me.


      I had our IT department to update the license manager but it still does not work.

      What is next to check?


      There is not a log file in C:\Users\dnicholas\Documents\SW Log Files

      I am running solidworks premium.


      I have attached a file of the license borrowing tab of the license manager and it shows that i have 2 standard lic with 0 available.

      There currently is not anyone using the software.