Requirements and installation
You need Java 1.6 or later installed on your computer to run AlphaCell. If this is not the case, you shall install the latest version following the instructions given on Java web site before going any further.
.exe file which was provided to you. Place in the same folder the compulsory associated files, namely:
AlphaCell.ini: this file contains the name of the material database which will be loaded by default. The
.inifile may be edited using any text editor.
licence.lic:this file contains your machine MAC ID, login and password information required to run the software. If you do not have a
licence.licfile launch AlphaCell, click the
Loginbutton and follow the instructions to get your personal licence file. You may place the
.exefile wherever you want, as long as the other associated files are in the same folder.
In addition, you may also have the following optional files in the same folder:
If you do not have the
.db file, AlphaCell will create one with your first simulation.
The use of the other files is explained in the Full User’s Guide.