The Volkswagen CAD System Management has released the Volkswagen Group Reference CATIA (GRC) 4.5.1. On March 10, 2013 VOLKSWAGEN gradually started the internal rollout of the GRC 4.5.1. With the GRC 4.5.1 also the VWGRCLite 22.214.171.124 has been released for use by the development partners.
Hint: The ServiceNet provides only the latest release state of the VWGRCLite. Possible error scenarios can only be accepted at the support, if they have strictly an up-to-date installation as its basis.
If you want to install the VWGRCLite, please use the provided software and documentation provided in the section Downloads.
Since there may be updates of single packages, please check the following table, whether your installation corresponds to the current release status!
|VW / Audi Electric||126.96.36.199|
|VW Test Equipment Construction||188.8.131.52|
|VW Quality Planning||184.108.40.206|
The VWGRCLite uses the same application versions as they are used internally by Volkswagen.
|VW / Audi Electric||VWGEEApplication||220.127.116.11|
Validity of the Validat V5 version
Since the GRC 4.5.0 (on December 9, 2013), the Validat V5 version 2.6.x is used for production.
The Validat V5 version 2.5.x has been allowed for a transition period up to February 14, 2014 and has been set invalid afterwards.
VX1 and the Dassault Systèmes License Server (DSLS)
The switch-over to the Dassault Systèmes license manager DSLS is possible from the VWGRCLite 18.104.22.168 with CATIA V5 R19 SP09 HF106.
You can retrieve the DSLS software from Dassault Systèmes S.A.:
It is possible to keep providing the CATIA V5 VX1 licenses as IBM LUM licenses during a transition period. After this period DSLS licenses will be provided exclusively.