Notice to Autodesk Simulation Moldflow Adviser Customers: DL20397171 Released

In our continuing efforts to provide high quality products, Autodesk has released hotfix DL20397171, which addresses an issue with 3D Warp randomly generating extreme deflection values.

This document contains the latest information regarding the installation and use of this update. It is strongly recommended that you read this entire document before you apply the update to your product. For reference, you should save this document to your hard drive or print a copy.


·         Description of the Issue

·         System Requirements

·         Installation Instructions

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Description of the Issue

3D Warp gives extreme deflection values with parallel solution. This can be random and generally occurs when the parallel solution uses all the physical cores or processors of a machine. This issue has been fixed.

This hotfix should only be applied to systems directly affected by the issue described above, as this was the only issue this hotfix was created to address.

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System Requirements

For application of this hotfix, your system must have the following product installed:

·         Autodesk® Simulation Moldflow® Adviser 2013, Service Pack 2

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Installation Instructions

This hotfix is available in 32-bit and 64-bit versions (downloaded together as one bundle) and is only applicable to Autodesk Simulation Moldflow Adviser 2013. Once installed, it will appear as an update under Add/Remove Programs and can be uninstalled from there.

1.    Download hotfix for Autodesk Simulation Moldflow Adviser 2013.

2.    Extract ama_Hotfix-DL20397171-AMA-32bit.msp and ama_Hotfix-DL20397171-AMA-64bit.msp from the zip file downloaded in step 1.

3.    Double-click on the appropriate .msp file (32-bit or 64-bit) to install this hotfix on each system running Autodesk Simulation Moldflow Adviser 2013 SP2.

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Thank You...

We thank all our customers who identified this issue and reported it to us. These reports give us the opportunity to improve the product and provide you with the best solution in mechanical design. We also thank you for your continued business and for feedback regarding the content of this update release.


Autodesk Simulation Moldflow Adviser Product Team

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