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How do I install MathLM on Windows?

Note: To install MathLM on Windows, you must have administrative privileges. The installation files themselves can be located in your User Portal.

  1. Double-click on the MathLM Setup executable file. The MathLM Setup dialog box appears.

  2. Click Next. The Destination Location dialog appears.

  3. By default, MathLM is installed in the directory C:\Program Files (x86)\Wolfram Research\MathLM.

    If you want to install to the default directory, click Next to continue; otherwise, click Browse and select your desired installation directory.

    If applicable, select any previous MathLM installations you want to remove. Click Next to continue.

    The Ready to Install dialog appears.

    Note: If you are installing over a previous version of MathLM, your existing mathpass file, custom settings and MonitorLM configuration files will not be deleted.

  4. Click Install. MathLM is installed, and the MathLM Password dialog appears.
  5. Note the MathID in the MathID field. Enter the activation key and your MathID in the Password Request form in your User Portal. A password is returned.
  6. Enter your activation key and password in the MathLM Password dialog.
  7. Click Add. The password is moved to the lower box in the dialog.
  8. Click Next. The Completing the MathLM installation screen appears.

  9. Click Finish. The installer quits.

After the installation is completed, MathLM will start automatically. For information on configuring MathLM with additional options, refer to Launching MathLM.

To activate Mathematica using a license server, follow the instructions in the reference material.

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