WellSim – Downloads

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The download files

Normally, do not use the links below to download files. Instead, use links in the installation or upgrade instructions.

A – GSDS runtime library 5.5 MB. Version 3.3. You will install this once before installing WellSim for the first time.

B – WellSim 4.14.08.23 13.8 MB. The WellSim program. This is the latest version, 4.14.08.23, database version 13, released on 23 August 2019.

C – KEYLOK Install Program 2.3 MB. You will run this while you are installing a dongle after you have bought a WellSim licence.

The three programs below may be required for troubleshooting dongles:

D – Network dongle verification program for WellSim. For WellSim, will not work with other GSDS software.

E – Network dongle monitor program for WellSim. For WellSim, will not work with other GSDS software.

F – Single user dongle test program.

New Features in this version of WellSim

  • New modern look to the WellSim user interface.
  • Redesigned main menu with more intuitive grouping.
  • Header and detail tables in main screen can be sorted by clicking on title bar.
  • Ability to undock and dock graph and detail table in Main form.
  • Ability to undock and dock graph in Measured Data edit form.
  • Ability to undock and dock graph in Multiple Graph form.
  • Graphs display dotted and dashed lines even with dense data sets.
  • Dependent axis scales can now be automatically synchronized.

Secondary Feedzones

  • Secondary linear drawdown factor now calculated during discharge simulation.
  • Checks to ensure secondary feedzones are fully specified.
  • Checks to ensure secondary feedzones do not use Mass Flow for output simulations.

Errors Fixed

  • Injectivity test bottom-up error if no wellhead pressure now fixed.
  • Lower Bound graph settings now saved.
  • Sorting corrected in Well Casing edit form.
  • Graph legend non-display error on some settings changes now fixed.

Installing WellSim for the first time, for evaluation

Follow the online help for installing WellSim.

You will download and install GSDS runtime library and then the WellSim program. You can use this fully-featured program for free for 30 days. After this, contact GSDS to buy an annual or perpetual licence.

Setting up WellSim after buying an annual or perpetual licence

After you have used WellSim free for 30 days, you must buy a licence to keep using it. Follow the online help to set up WellSim for use. You will:

  • Download and install the GSDS runtime library and the WellSim programs if you have not already done so.
  • Enter the name and key that we send you.
  • Install the dongle program if we have sent you a dongle.
  • Upgrading WellSim to a later version

    Follow the online help to download and install the latest version of Wellsim. In most cases, you will not need to uninstall the previous version. If uninstallation is required, this will be stated on the website.

    Installing WellSim on a new computer

    Follow the online help for installing WellSim. In summary, you will:

    1. Download and install GSDS runtime library and then the WellSim program.
    2. If you require a dongle, download and run the dongle file(s). Important follow the instructions in the online help.
    3. Insert your WellSim dongle in the new computer, start WellSim and enter your WellSim registration name and key when prompted.

    Previous versions of WellSim

    All previous versions include a sample database.

    WellSim 4.14.07.02 13.5 MB. Database version 13, released on 2 July 2019.

    WellSim 4.14.03.19 10.8 MB. Database version 13, released on 19 March 2019.

    WellSim 4.12.05.26 6.4 MB. Database version 13, released on 26 May 2017.

    WellSim 4.11.10.27 6.4 MB. Database version 13, released on 27 October 2016.

    WellSim 4.11.5.30 6.4 MB. Database version 11, released on 30 May 2016

    WellSim 4.11.4.1 6.4 MB. Database version 11, released on 1 April 2016

    WellSim 4.10.12.3 6.4 MB. Database version 11, 3 December 2015

    WellSim 4.10.10.6 6.4 MB. Database version 11, 6 October 2015

    WellSim 4.10.9.7 6.4 MB. Database version 11, 7 September 2015

    WellSim 4.10.8.26 6.4 MB. Database version 10, 26 Aug 2015

    WellSim 4.10.5.27 3.7 MB. Database version 9, 27 May 2015

    WellSim 4.9.4.17 3.7 MB. Database version 8, 17 Apr 2014