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Install Land F/X for Existing AutoCAD – TRIAL

Step 1: Prerequisites

To complete this installation, you will need:

Your Land F/X Support ID*.

*You or your office will have received your Support ID in an email from Land F/X.

A single office or home computer that already has a compatible CAD engine and DOES NOT already have Land F/X on a server.

Land F/X is compatible with AutoCAD, F/X CAD, AutoCAD Civil 3D, AutoCAD Map 3D, or AutoCAD Architecture, version 2013 or newer.

Land F/X is not compatible with AutoCAD LT.

 

If you are unsure of any of these items, please contact your IT administrator.

 

 

 

Step 2: Download the Land F/X Installer

Right-click the Land F/X Installer download link below.

Select "Save Target As" or "Save Link As" from the menu that appears, and save the file to your desktop.
The installer is quite a large piece of software. Please allow 5 to 10 minutes for the download to complete.

 

 

 

Step 3: Install Land F/X Server

Go to your desktop, and open the file complete_setup.

The InstallShield Wizard will open. You can now begin the steps to install the Land F/X Server.

Welcome Screen: Click Next.
License Agreement: Scroll down and select Accept if you agree. Click Next.
Installation Type: Select Server and Workstation. Click Next.
Support ID: Enter your support ID.
You can find your Support ID in the Trial Approval email you received from Land F/X.

Errors?

"The Wizard Was Interrupted"? Solution >

Product Activated: Click OK.

Destination Folder: 

In this step, you will set a folder path where your Land F/X data and projects will be stored.

Destination Folder: Keep the default location of C:\LandFX – the C: drive on your computer. Click Next.

This step will create a LandFX folder on your C: drive. This folder will store all of your Land F/X content, such as plant symbols.

Database Installation: Select Local Data. Then click Next.

Errors?

"The Wizard Was Interrupted"? Solution >

Ready to Install the Program: Click Install.
Please allow several minutes for the server installation to complete.
InstallShield Wizard Completed: Click Finish.
Note: It may appear that the installation is starting over, but it isn't. You have completed the installation for the Server component of Land F/X. You will now be completing a second series of steps, which will install the Workstation component of Land F/X.

 

 

Step 4: Install Land F/X Workstation

Welcome Screen: Click Next.
License Agreement: Scroll down and select Accept if you agree. Click Next.

F/X Server Network Location:
In this step, you will set the Land F/X server location you selected in Step 3 above.

F/X Server Network Location: Keep the default location of C:\LandFX, and click Next.  

Don't know the location of your LandFX folder? Click the Can't locate your LandFX folder? button.

Ready to Install the Program: Click Install.
Please allow a few minutes for the installation to complete.
InstallShield Wizard Completed: Click Finish.

Errors/Issues?

Issue: Error message: This Product is not registered. Please reactivate it by typing REACTIVATE.

Solution: Reactivate your Land F/X installation, then restart CAD.

• Issue: Don't see Land F/X anywhere? Is there no Launch Land F-X shortcut on your desktop?

Solution: Navigate to the C:/LandFX folder (or the location where your LandFX folder is stored) and run (double-click) the setup64/setup.exe file.

Issue: Don't see your Land F/X menus when you open CAD?

Solution: Load the Land F/X menus manually >

What's Next?

 

  • Your installation includes the Land F/X Welcome DWG, which includes some helpful initial instructions and links. To open it, double-click the Launch Land F/X icon from your desktop. 

 

  • Our Land F/X Trainer is a collection of brief, step-by-step videos that will help you get started using Land F/X. Go to the Land F/X Trainer >
Last modified on Monday, October 24 2016

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