Guide to Creating a
During the registration process for
the Tekla Structure Extranet, you will receive several
firstname.lastname@example.org. To ensure that the
registration process goes as smooth as possible it is
highly recommended that you add these email addresses
to your safe senders list.
1.) To register for a Tekla
Structures Extranet account, go to
and click the
Tekla Account link.
2.) If you have several
different email addresses, please use your company email address,
in the Username field. In the Password field, make sure it is
characters long and that one of the characters is a
special character such as ! $ or &.
Once you have completed this form, click on the
3.) After you have Submitted your extranet request
you will see a notice that explains that you will
receive an email verifying the completion of this
also install the latest SR (Service Release) for the
version you are installing.
include fixes to errors found in the latest Final or
previous versions. SRs are available for all users with
a valid maintenance contract. We recommend all users to
install the latest SR. Usually Service Releases do not
contain new functionality. You will find the SRs at each
version's landing page, for example: Product > Version
downloads > 18.0.
THE RELEASE NOTES!
After installing a version or service release, open up
that version number's folder in Windows Explorer. For
example: C:\TeklaStructures\18.0. Inside this
folder is a pdf document which contains very useful
information about what is included in that release.
Don't Forget To Read The
US Localization Notes!
The North America Tekla office fine tunes the US
environments before it becomes available to the
public. This is done for the version releases only, not
service releases. These pdf documents can be found in
the usimp folder. C:\TeklaStructures\
4.) Shorty after you submit
your extranet request, you will receive an email similar
to this one instructing you to go to this page.
Click the link to proceed to the next step of the
5.) In the Activate Account form, make sure that
you complete all the required fields, including the
Choose your industry section. Even though many of
the Contact fields are not required, it is recommended
that you provide us with as much information as
possible to ensure the activation process goes as
smoothly as possible.
NOTE: Please avoid using acronyms or
abbreviations for you company
name as our database may contain several companies with
matching acronyms and this could delay the activation
6.) After you have submitted your
activation form, you will see a notice that explains that you
can only access the extranet's landing page.
7.) If you continue to the landing
page, you will receive this message informing you of your
pending extranet account access.
8.) You will also receive an email
similar to this one informing you of your pending extranet
If the information you provided matches our
records and your company is currently enrolled in our annual
maintenance plan, then your registration and activation will
automatically be processed and you will receive the email shown
in step 9 shortly after you submit your activate account form.
If the information you provided does not
match our records or your company is not currently enrolled in
our annual maintenance plan, then your registration and
activation will not automatically be processed. If will enter a
queue for review and processing. Upon review you will be
notified as to the status of your extranet request. The duration
of these submissions is between 24 to 36 hours.
9.) When your extranet account if
approved, you will receive an email similar to this one
welcoming you to the Tekla Structures Extranet.
10.) At the login screen, enter the
email address and password you used back at step 2 and click the
11.) When you see this screen for the
first time, congratulations, you now have access to the Tekla
We would encourage you to comment on
these instructions, good or bad so we know if we have
been successful in helping you with the extranet
process. Feel free to drop us a line at
email@example.com , thank you.