How to Install and Activate MDSolids 4.0 for Windows
MDSolids is a software created by Timothy A. Philpot, Ph.D, P.E, a lecturer at the Missouri University of Science and Technology (USA). It is an award-winning software for teaching and learning mechanics of materials. It has a friendly interface and rich features. MDSolids can help you solve problems related to axial force, torsion, bending, stability, Mohr's circle, stress distribution, cross-sectional properties, pressure vessels, and more. It also provides a library of exercises and a detailed help section with examples and explanations.
In this article, we will show you how to install and activate MDSolids 4.0 for Windows 7, 8, and 10. You will need to download the setup file from the official website[^1^] [^2^] and use a registration code to unlock the full version of the software.
Step 1: Download the setup file
Go to https://web.mst.edu/mdsolids/download.htm and click on the link that says \"Download MDSolids 4.0 for Windows 7/8/10\". Save the file to your computer and unzip it. You should see two files: SetupMDSolids40.msi and Key.txt.
Step 2: Run the setup file
Double-click on the SetupMDSolids40.msi file to start the installation process. Click on Next to continue.
If you want to change the destination folder where MDSolids will be installed, click on Change and browse for a different location. Otherwise, leave it as default and click on Next.
Click on Install to begin the installation. If you see a message asking for permission, click on Yes.
Step 3: Activate MDSolids 4.0
When the installation is complete, click on Finish to exit the setup wizard.
Now go to your desktop and open MDSolids. You should see a message saying that you have 30 days left to use the software.
To activate the full version of MDSolids, go to Help > Register MDSolids.
Open the Key.txt file that you downloaded earlier and copy the registration code. Paste it into the Registration Code box in MDSolids. You can also enter any name you want in the User Name box. Then click on OK.
If you see a message saying \"Thank you for registering the full version of MDSolids\", you have successfully activated the software.
To check if MDSolids is activated, go to Help again and you should not see Register MDSolids anymore. aa16f39245