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AR# 16040

5.1i Install - After installing 5.1i, Modelsim Dongle is no longer recognized

Description

Description:

Upon installing 5.1i, my already existing and working Modelsim can no longer find the dongle.

This can be verified by running "lmutil lmhostid -flexid" from a command prompt.

Rather than the expected "Flexid = 8-<some hex number>" it returns "FLEXID=7-0".

Solution

Try reinstalling the drivers from the modeltech directory, as follows:

for a Dallas key (the ones with the hole in the middle), run

.../modeltech_xe/drivers/dallas/winntdrv/install/dowinst.exe

for the Sentinel key, run

.../modeltech_xe/drivers/sentinel/win_nt/setupx86.exe

You'll need to reboot afterwards.

AR# 16040
Date Created 10/30/2002
Last Updated 04/14/2010
Status Archive
Type General Article