Error: Failed to connect to AutoCAD

Solution Number: 1123
Title: Error: Failed to connect to AutoCAD
Platform: Windows
Applies to: LiveLink™ for AutoCAD®
Versions: All versions
Categories: Import, Import
Keywords: AutoCAD Light, AutoCAD LT

Problem Description

When I synchronize the geometry between AutoCAD LT and COMSOL Multiphysics I get the error message:

Failed to connect to AutoCAD. Please make sure AutoCAD is running.

Solution

AutoCAD LT does not support third party add-ins. To use the LiveLink interface you need the standard AutoCAD version.


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