Access the Model Files

Learn how to access and download required tutorial files.

Altair Connect

Required model files are available online on the Altair Connect website.
  1. To access model files, visit Altair Connect.
  2. If required, enter your user ID and password.
    Note: Model files are also available in the Marketplace on Altair One at If logging into Altair Connect or Altair One for the first time, click Need help signing in? to create an account, and follow the instructions on the Altair One site.
  3. If needed, hover over HyperWorks Suite or your desired product from the Standalone Products section of the page and click Download Documentation.
  4. Select the suite version from the list, then in the Documentation tab, scroll to find the Tutorial File section and select the desired tutorial model files to download.
    Note: The files may require unzipping before proceeding with the tutorials. When extracting zipped files, preserve any directory structure included in the file package.

Local Installation

If documentation is installed locally, you can find model files as follows:
  • Windows example: C:\Program Files\Altair\2021\tutorials\hwsolvers\<product>
  • Linux example: \2021\Altair\tutorials