The Premier Steady-State & Dynamic Process Simulator

METSIM Installation Instructions (All Steps MUST be carried out with Administrator Privileges)
** To download a free demo of METSIM or if you do not have a METSIM key, follow only steps 3-4 **

1) Download: USB Key Driver (will save as a .zip folder)

2) Extract/Run: USBKeyDriver.exe

3) Download: METSIM Software (will save as a .zip folder)
**NOTE: Google Chrome 17 and later reports all executable applications (.exe) as potentially harmful; we have    confirmed our files are safe for download.**
    For a complete list of METSIM versions and update log, click here.

4) Extract/Run: METSIMvvvvvvvv.exe
** Following METSIM installation, you will be prompted to Restart your computer; please do so. **

5) Insert: USB Key

6) Wait for USB Key to be located and activated, the light should come on.

7) Run METSIM from Start Menu/Programs/METSIM

All versions of METSIM run on all versions of Windows, XP, Vista 32/64 bit and Windows 7 & 8 32/64 bit.

To activate the METSIM help on Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8, download one of the following and run the appropriate Windows file for either the 32 or 64 bit version:

Note: Once the appropriate key drivers have been installed, only steps 3 and 4 will need to be repeated for future updates.

1. METSIM General Brochure

2. METSIM Tri-Fold Brochure

3. Society of Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration, Denver 2013
“Life of Mine Process Simulation from Drill Holes to Net Present Value”

4. Heap Leach Solutions, Vancouver 2013
"Development of Accurate Metal Production Forecasts for a Heap Leach Project using METSIM® Dynamic Simulation and Defensible Column Leach Testing Data"

METSIM Brochures & Publications