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What’s new in ASReml 4

The main development is the introduction of an alternative functional method of associating variance structures with random model terms and the residual, akin to that used in ASReml-R, as an alternative to the former structural method, where the variance models were specified separately from the model terms. Using the functional specification, […]

ASReml 3 Linux installation and license key procedure

ASReml v3.00 Installation Notes ——————————- Platform: Intel x86 or AMD 32-bit based PC Operating System: Linux (32-bit) Limits: Max Workspace = 2000Mb Features: Interactive Graphics with hardcopy options EPS, WMF, JPG, HPGL, HPGL2, BMP, WPM Note this implementation produced under Red Hat Fedora Core 10, should be suitable for other similar […]

‘Install License’ button does not appear on pop up screen

Please download the current version from our website, if you have a fully paid annual rental license or support and maintenance contract.  This version will then have a ‘Install License’ button for you to install the license key.

Once WinASReml is installed, unable to run examples

The problem you are experiencing can sometimes occur if you do not have write permission to the folder containing the example programs. What I would suggest that you do is copy the folder containing the examples to location on your PC where you have write access (for example, in the folder […]

ASRemlW, error message – file is already open or cannot be accessed

ASRemlW opening more than once or error messages saying the file is already open or cannot be accessed, the first thing to check is the Tools|Options menu. For “Location of ASReml program file” it should say C:\Program Files\……\ASReml.exe.  In this example it is wrong, because it says ASRemlW.exe. Changing it to […]

Software not working, license key is saved but asking to register for a key

The problem that you are experiencing is due to ASReml/GenStat not being able to find the license key.  There are a few reasons why this is happening so please could you check the following: 1. The license key has been saved into either of the following locations: C:\Program Files\Common Files\VSNInternational\Licenses C:\Program Files\<softare […]

Error ‘License error – checksum incorrect’, when trying to open software up

The error message you are receiving indicates that ASReml /GenStat can not find the license key in the correct location.  Please could you check that the license file has not got a hidden .txt extension on the end of it and that it has been saved in the correct folder. To check […]

License register dialogue box not appearing

Please delete all .lic files which are located in your ASReml/GenStat directory.  Once these license files have been deleted it should bring up the dialogue box to allow you to register for a key when opening the software.  The main reason that the dialogue box was not appearing before, was because ASReml/GenStat […]

ASReml license installation, wanting to use R

Yes you can, you just need to save the asreml.lic file in either of the following locations: C:\program files\common files\vsn international\licenses Or C:\Program Files\R\R-2.6.1\bin

ASReml R not running on 64 bit machine

In this case the license wants to be put in: C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\VSN International\Licenses instead of: C:\Program Files\Common Files\VSN International\Licenses