The latest version of SIMetrix/SIMPLIS is v8.20b, released April 17th, 2018 (changelog).
To install SIMetrix/SIMPLIS, or to update from any previous v7.x release of SIMetrix/SIMPLIS, you will need the username and password that were provided to you by email. Note, this username and password is different than the credentials used to log into the SIMPLIS website. If you need a reminder of that login, please contact us at email@example.com and we will provide you with access.
Once in possession of the login credentials, please visit the downloads page, enter the username and password when prompted, then choose the appropriate installer for your platform.
To update from an earlier service release of SIMetrix/SIMPLIS, follow the update instructions.
SIMetrix/SIMPLIS Elements is a free-to-download version of our software that offers full schematic capture and waveform viewing / analysis capability along with a host of documentation and training materials designed to help users get up-to-speed quickly with SIMetrix/SIMPLIS' simulation capabilities. To download the latest version of SIMetrix/SIMPLIS Elements, please visit the Elements product page.
A number of example circuits are included in SIMetrix/SIMPLIS Elements and have been made available for download from the Example Schematics page. In many cases, these circuits have been specially prepared to run in Elements, though some require the full version of SIMetrix/SIMPLIS.