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First installation of SCIA Engineer on the computer: Installation of Sentinel driver

At first the installation of SCIA Engineer on a computer, it is necessary to install also the Sentinel Protection Installer.

The Sentinel Protection Installer provides the communication between SCIA Engineer and the Sentinel dongle. This installation is only needed for users with a standalone protection.

This program has to be installed once. When installing a higher version of SCIA Engineer, it is not necessary to update the Sentinel Protection Installer.

The program "Sentinel Protection Installer" can be found on the installation DVD  under "Tools" or can be downloaded from the website of Safenet:

www.safenet-inc.com/support-downloads/sentinel-drivers/

Here the latest version of the Sentinel Protection Installer can be found v 7.6.3 (or higher)

Note: do not attach your dongle on the computer when installing the Sentinel Protection Installer!!!

If the dongle has been attached to the computer when installing the Sentinel Protection Installer, it can happen that the dongle is not recognized. In this case it is recommanded to deinstall the Sentinel Protection Installer via the "Control panel" of Windows and install the Sentinel Protection Installer again afterwards WITHOUT THE DONGLE ON THE COMPUTER.