Step 1: Go to Ansys Workbench on Academic Software and click on the download button to download the ZIP file. This may take a while due to the size of the file.
Step 2: Open the ZIP file and extract the three files.
Step 3: Right-click on ANSYS2022R1_WINX64_Disk1.iso. Under 'Open with' select Windows Explorer to open the file as a virtual DVD.
Step 4: A new window will open with the contents of the ISO file, launch the 'setup.exe' file.
Step 5: Select 'Install Ansys Products'.
Step 6: Accept the licence terms and click on Next.
Step 7: Click on Next.
Step 8: Enter 188.8.131.52 in the Hostname field and click on Next.
Step 9: An additional Windows firewall screen will appear, make sure all three boxes are checked and click on 'Allow access'.
Step 10: Select the components of the Ansys Workbench package that you wish to install and click on Next.
Step 11: During installation you may be asked for the other two ISO files. Repeat step 3 for disk2.iso and disk3.iso. Then use Browse to go to the correct virtual drive when the installation asks you to do so, using the following box.
Step 12: Once the installation has finished, click one last time on Next.
Step 13: Then click on Exit to close the installation program.
Step 14: In order to use the software, you must first press the Request button here. By doing so, you will be allocated an online licence for one hour. So please come back here every time you want to use the software to request your temporary access to a licence.