How can I remove Lumerical software from my computer?
For Linux Systems, our tools and FlexLM can be removed or uninstalled using the following commands:
2019b version and higher
To remove the Lumerical Launcher. or the FlexNet license manager
sudo yum remove Lumerical-<version_number>.x86_64 sudo yum remove lumerical-flexlm
For versions prior to 2019b:
sudo yum remove FDTD.x86_64 sudo yum remove DEVICE.x86_64 sudo yum remove MODE.x86_64 sudo yum remove INTERCONNECT.x86_64
Please refer to the links below from Microsoft selecting the Lumerical Software you want to remove:
Windows - Uninstall/Remove Applications
- Lumerical <version#> for x64
- Lumerical FlexNet license manager
Delete the installation folder
Note: Ensure the you have made copies or backup your license file and Options (LUMERICL.opt) file before removing the installation folder.
Shown below using the default install location
cd /opt/lumerical/ sudo rm -R 2020a sudo rm -R lumerical-flexlm
To remove or uninstall Lumerical’s photonic design software on a Mac OS X, please refer to the article from Apple: