CODE V and LightTools Licensing and Installation Help

This page contains information and resources for obtaining, licensing and installing CODE V and LightTools.

Note: If you have licensed CODE V or LightTools through one of our distributors, contact them directly for licensing and installation help and instructions.

Installation Guides

The CODE V and LightTools installation guides provide instructions for both fixed and floating (network) license users, including instructions for how to obtain software and license keys from the Synopsys SolvNet website.

CODE V Installation Guide

Download the CODE V guide for fixed licensing and floating licensing with the OSG Floating License Manager, available on SolvNet

LightTools Installation Guide

Download the LightTools guide for fixed licensing and floating licensing with the OSG Floating License Manager, available on SolvNet

Floating License Manager

For users with a floating license software agreement, a floating license manager allows you to run CODE V or LightTools on any machine on the same network. Contact optics@synopsys.com for details. The CODE V and LightTools installation guides from above have more detailed instructions for obtaining and installing the floating license manager in Chapter 3.

For direct-sales customers, the OSG Floating License Manager is available on SolvNet under the CODE V, LightTools, and LucidShape product downloads sections. See Appendix A of the CODE V and LightTools Installation Guide for further details. This software is compatible with all versions of CODE V and LightTools, as well as the LucidShape family of products. For customers working with distributors, please contact your local CODE V or LightTools software distributor to obtain the OSG Floating License Manager.

CODE V Support

Email: 
codev_support@synopsys.com
Telephone: (800) 243-8672 (U.S. and Canada only) or
(626) 795-9101

LightTools Support

Email: 
lighttools_support@synopsys.com
Telephone: (800) 243-8672 (U.S. and Canada only) or
(626) 795-9101

LucidShape Products Support

Email: 
lucidshape_support@synopsys.com
Telephone: +49-5251-298-7500

RSoft Products Support

Email: 
rsoft_support@synopsys.com
Telephone: (914) 488-6260

PIC Design Suite Support

Email: PIC_support@synopsys.com
Telephone: +31 53 483 64 60