1. Create ID & Password
2. Download Install Files
3. Download the install files
4. Install midas Soilworks - step (1/3)
5. Install midas Soilworks - step (2/3)
6. Install midas Soilworks - step (3/3)
7. Install VectorDraw (1/2)
8. Install VectorDraw (2/2)
9. Apply a patch (only when it is available)
10. a) Authenticate midas Soilworks (Web License Type)
10. b) Authenticate midas Soilworks (Hardware Dongle License Type)
11. Start the Program
12. Installation Troubleshooting


1. Go to [ http://en.midasuser.com ]

2. Click New Account and Create ID / Password.

     (If you are a MUSS user already, you do not need to create new ID/Password.)

3. Go to the following Download

4. Click Commercial Version

5. Log in using your Muss ID & Password

1. Find midas SoilWorks section

2. Click "Installation Files"


3. Click "Downloads"


4. Go back to the previous page and click "Patch"

     (If there is Patch available. This depends on the versions available at the moment)

5. Click "Downloads"

1. [Save] or [Save As] the installation files.


2. [Open folder].


3. Find the installation zip file downloaded.

4. [Extract] the zip file.

5. Double click "setup.exe" to start the installation

1. Click [Next] and follow the next step.

2. Enter User Name and Company Name.

3. Click [Next]

1. Click [Next] and follow the next step.

2. Click [Next]

1. Select the feature you want to install. It's recommended to select the ones that are selected automatically.

2. Click [Next] and follow the next step.

3. Click [Next]

1. Select the program folder.

2. Click [Next] and follow the next step.

3. Select [I Agree]

4. Then, [Next]

1. Select download folder.

2. Click [Next] and follow the next step.




1. Click [Finish]

2. Click [Next]

3. Click [Finish]

1. Copy every file and folder in the downloaded patch zip file.

2. Go to where midas SoilWorks is installed, most likely at C: Drive > Program Files > MIDAS folder > midas

     SoilWorks folder (this may not be the same for the users' computer)

3. Paste all the copied files and folders.



1. Click [License Registration] icon.


2. In the pop-up window, select "Web Authentication"


3. Enter User ID / Password. (If you do not have go to #11 to create a new account)


4. Enter Protection key ID : (16 characters)*


5. Click [Select Product]


6. Select the correct PID*


7. Click [Update]


8. Click [Select All] to make sure every Options are checked on or desired module options.


9. Click [OK]


10. Click [OK]


11.  Go to the link below and creat new account if you do not have ID/Password for #3.

        The direct link is: http://northamerica.midasuser.com/web/account-create.php  


1. Click [License Register] icon.

2. In the pop-up window, select "Hardware Lock"

3. Enter the Key Number (aka Product Key ID: PKID) - (16 characters)*

4. Select the proper Key Type: [Stand-alone] or [Network]

5. For the [Network] type, select the proper [Protocol] type and enter the [Server Name or IP Address]

    if necessary. For more details about the Network license set up, please ask your IT Department.

1. Click icon you would like to utilize a function of to start new project


1. AMD graphic cards Control Panel Device Manager Display Adaptors

    midas SoilWorks works best with NVIDIA graphic cards. If your computer is using AMD graphic cards, please download

    these patches in numerical order.

     - AMD Patch Case 1

     - AMD Patch Case 2
     - AMD Patch Case 3

2. After downloading the first patch file, unzip it and run

3. As soon as you run the file, it will bring up WindowDos command window, please follow through.

4. Try them in numerical orders and contact us if you experience further problem with our software.