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azhark14
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Installation Server Issues

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01-20-2013 03:04 PM

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After numerous attempts to install Revit it seems I keep hurdling at this server issue.

 

I have reported the problem before and it was suggested that maybe I had accidently selected "network server" but i can confidently say now I have not done this! The icon is all there -- and I have watched all the help videos out there --but the screen to select standalone license or network license has not even came up!!!

 

 i cant even get to the stage where you enter your product key!

 

I am guessing maybe my windows server is not new enough so I am in the process of downlaoding 2012 trial. In fact all I seem to be doing is downlaoding other programs to assist with the download of REVIT!!!

How do i get to the screen to enter my standalone license? 

 

Autodesk® Revit® Server is an optional server application for Revit software. Can this not be ignored for my downlaod? 

 

HELP!!! A repeatedly agitated student who is becoming more frustrated with the term 'autodesk installation"!

 

Thanks in advance

A

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DarrenP
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Re: Installation Server Issues

01-21-2013 06:02 AM in reply to: azhark14

this is what revit server is: http://wikihelp.autodesk.com/Revit/enu/community/videos/Revit_Server/Revit_Server_-_What_It_Is_and_W...

 

it has nothing to do with licensing

by default all software is set to standalone licensing

i have no idea what you did or what you are doing

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DarrenP
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Re: Installation Server Issues

01-21-2013 06:14 AM in reply to: DarrenP
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DarrenP
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Re: Installation Server Issues

01-21-2013 06:18 AM in reply to: DarrenP

did you also read the system requirements: http://usa.autodesk.com/revit/system-requirements/#server

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azhark14
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Re: Installation Server Issues

01-24-2013 02:48 PM in reply to: DarrenP

Yes i have watched all the videos and checked the requirments!! It seems to install everything but the server issue is  just the problem everytime!

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DarrenP
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Re: Installation Server Issues

01-24-2013 02:52 PM in reply to: azhark14

did you read the system requirements for revit server

Operating System
 •Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 64-bit
•Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 64-bit
 

this is required to install revit server

 

 

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TravisNave
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Re: Installation Server Issues

01-25-2013 07:26 AM in reply to: azhark14

Do you even want Revit server?  You know you don't have to install those optional tools, right?

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azhark14
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Re: Installation Server Issues

02-07-2013 07:04 PM in reply to: TravisNave

Hi,

 

Ni I dnt need the server at all.

But i cant rememeber coming across an option to deselect this.

I have always selected stand alone license opposed to the other option but same message error.

 

A

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