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Visual MODFLOW Classic Getting Started

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Visual MODFLOW Classic Getting Started2018-04-26T10:57:09-05:00

Information on how to download, install and license Visual MODFLOW Classic groundwater modeling software.

Installing Visual MODFLOW Classic

Once you have downloaded the installation file, run the installation and follow the on-screen instructions.

Installation notes:

  • Before installing, ensure you are logged in as the local administrator
  • If upgrading from an older version, please uninstall first before installing the current version

System Requirements

Visual MODFLOW Classic requires the following minimum hardware configuration.

  • Supported Operating Systems:
    • Windows 7 Professional, Enterprise or Ultimate
    • Windows 8.1 Professional, Enterprise or Ultimate
    • Please Note: Windows 10, Windows 8 and the Home and/or Starter Versions of all Operating Systems are not supported. 
  • Processor: 32-bit or 64-bit
  • Hard Disk: 300MB
  • RAM: 2GB (4GB or more recommended)
  • Networking Hardware: Network Card (required for licensing)

The Visual MODFLOW Classic installation package requires the following software configuration:

  • Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5
  • Microsoft Office (2000 or later). If you do not have Office, you must install the Microsoft Access Database Engine.