Install MicroFE FEA executables for Windows. Make sure the path of fe_solve.exe and fe_post.exe files are added to the Windows PATH environment variable. Define two environmental variables: SCANCO_FE_DIR: location for the .ini, .lic and .bcd file (typically the same path as the binaries) OMP_NUM_THREADS: how many real CPU cores you have/want to use for FE