Visual MODFLOW Classic Getting Started

Download Setup

Installing Visual MODFLOW Classic

Once you have downloaded the installation file, run the installation and follow the on-screen instructions

Installation notes:

  • Before installing, ensure you are logged in as the local administrator
  • If upgrading from an older version, please uninstall first before installing the current version


View SWS software licensing instructions

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System Requirements

Visual MODFLOW Flex requires the following minimum hardware configuration

  • Supported Operating Systems:
    • Windows 7 Professional, Enterprise or Ultimate
    • Windows Vista Business, Ultimate or Enterprise (SP2)
    • Windows XP Pro (SP3)
    • Note: Home and Starter Versions are not supported. Windows 8 is not fully supported.
  • Processor: 32-bit or 64-bit
  • Hard Disk: 300MB
  • RAM: 2GB (4GB or more recommended)
  • Networking Hardware: Network Card (required for licensing)

The Visual MODFLOW Flex installation package requires the following software configuration:

  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0
  • Microsoft Office (2000 or later). If you do not have Office, you must install the Microsoft Access Database Engine.