STAAD.Pro Download/Installation/Performance/Security

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 Original Author:Bentley Technical Support Group

The TechNotes and FAQs in this section cover various topics that pertain to the installation, download, security and overall performance of STAAD.Pro.


  1. Procedure for Downloading STAAD.Pro CE
  2. How do i download localized build of STAAD.Pro for Japanese and Chinese?


  1. Installation Requirements for STAAD.Pro CE
  2. Considerations Before Installing STAAD.Pro
  3. STAAD.Pro CONNECT Edition Installation
  4. Steps to Create Deployment Image for STAAD.Pro CE
  5. Advantages of Using a Deployment Image
  6. System Requirements for Localized Versions of STAAD.Pro
  7. Microsoft SQL Compact server 3.5 error while installing STAAD.Pro CE
  8. How to retain customizations in STAAD.Pro CONNECT Edition
  9. How do I download, install and use SectionWizard
  10. How do I download/install STAAD.beava?
  11. Installation file is too small in size
  12. STAAD.Pro CONNECT Edition is compatible with windows 11
  13. STAAD.Pro CONNECT Edition is not getting installed in Windows 11 Pro version 22H2
  14. STAAD.Pro executable fails to run
  15. How do I uninstall STAAD.beava, STAAD Planwin, STAAD.Pro Advanced Analysis & RAM Connection from STAAD.Pro
  16. Perform clean installation of STAAD.Pro CONNECT Edition
  17. [[Unable to Install STAAD.Pro onto a prior and existing version]]
  18. [[Failed to copy payload for STAAD.Pro CONNECT Edition]]
  19. [[Installation of several STAAD.Pro versions on the same machine]]
  20. [[Minimum Profile for running STAAD. Pro Connect Edition ]]


  1. STAAD.Pro Crashing for DELL laptop when Browsing a File Location
  2. Exceptions.UnexpectedExceptionMessage comes up when launching the STAAD.Pro Physical Modeler
  3. STAAD.Pro CONNECT Edition is closing down abruptly
  4. Does STAAD.Pro run on Mac OS?
  5. Fatal Error: Cannot Start Analysis Engine
  6. [[STAAD.Pro crashes during opening]]
  7. [[STAAD.Pro crashes during startup]]
  8. [[STAAD.Pro CONNECT Edition has stopped working]]
  9. [[STAAD.Pro crashes when opening a model in a user machine]]
  10. [[I do not see the AISC 360-16 code listed in the list of design codes in the STAAD.Pro Connect Edition]]
  11. [[Auto save is not working]]
  12. [[Ribbon menu & icons look bigger & dialog boxes are not fully visible]]
  13. [[Fatal error message appears while opening STAAD.Pro CONNECT Edition]]
  14. Current screen resolution (1280x720) is less than the minimum recommended (1024x768)
  15. Exceptions.UnexpectedException error message
  16. I cannot see the "close" or "OK" buttons typically located at the bottom of the STAAD screen
  17. The program can't start because NGWinsys.dll is missing
  18. Unexpected characters in the Russian version of STAAD.Pro
  19. [[The Catalog Manager Service is stopped / Bentley Structural Property Catalog Manager is not connected]]
  20. [[Distorted graphics in STAAD.Pro on Dell Alienware computers]]
  21. [[Screen resolution problem for STAAD.Pro Connect for Windows 11]]
  22. [[Logging a new Feature/Enhancement request for STAAD.Pro]]
  23. [[Discussion Group within STAAD. Pro]]
  24. [[How to raise a Case in Service Now?]]
  25. [[How do I check my old cases in ServiceNow]]
  26. [[STAAD.Pro fails to open the Configure option]]
  27. [[STAAD run takes much longer when the file is stored in the server than when it is saved in the local folder.]]


  1. Is STAAD.Pro affected by Apache Log4j security vulnerabilities?
  2. [[Drupal core - Critical - Cache poisoning]]