Floating error: -5 No such feature exists.
If you are trying to open the simulator IDE for a specific product, this means that the license for that product was not found on your license source.
The license for the product or feature has expired.
The license for the product or feature has not been activated or you do not have the license for this product / feature.
You are obtaining the license from the wrong machine or license server
To resolve this:
Please check if the license has been activated for the product or feature you are trying to access.
To check if there is an active license on your local machine:
1. Floating licenses:
Open the link:
http://localhost:8095 using your internet browser on your local machine.
If the FlexNet license manager is install and there is an active license, it will show up on your FlexNet publisher dashboard.
Another way to check is to use the FlexNet license activation utility:
Start -> All Programs -> Lumerical -> Lumerical FlexLM -> Activate or Deactivate a …
Make sure that you are obtaining the license from the correct machine where the FlexNet license manager is hosted.
1. FlexNet License Manager (FlexLM) is on a different computer
Open the Configure ‘product’ license utility.
In our example we are using FDTD Solutions and using the default settings for the FlexNet license manager.
Start -> All Programs -> Lumerical -> FDTD Solutions -> Configure FDTD license
/Applications/Lumerical/FDTD Solutions/License Configure
Select Floating tab
Change the Server to the Computer Name or…