Navisworks Freedom 2017 is a free 3D viewer that allows you to collaborate easily alongside Navisworks. You can view, measure, markup, and share files in NWD and 3D DWF formats. Navisworks Freedom 2017 is compatible with Windows 7, 8, and 10 operating systems.
In this article, we will show you how to download Navisworks Freedom 2017 for free from the official Autodesk website. You will also learn how to install and activate the software on your computer.
Step 1: Visit the Autodesk website
To download Navisworks Freedom 2017, you need to visit the Autodesk website[^1^] [^2^]. On the homepage, click on the \"Products\" menu and select \"Navisworks\". Alternatively, you can use this link to go directly to the Navisworks product page: https://www.autodesk.com/products/navisworks/overview
Step 2: Choose Navisworks Freedom
On the Navisworks product page, you will see two options: Navisworks Manage and Navisworks Simulate. These are paid versions of the software that offer more features and functionality. To download the free version, click on the \"Viewers\" tab and choose \"Navisworks Freedom\".
Step 3: Select your version and language
On the Navisworks Freedom page, you will see a list of available versions and languages. Scroll down to find the version that matches your operating system and preferred language. For this article, we will choose \"Navisworks Freedom 2017\" and \"English\". Click on the download button next to your selection.
Step 4: Run the installer
After clicking on the download button, you will be prompted to save a file called \"Navisworks_Freedom_2017_dlm.sfx.exe\". This is a self-extracting executable file that contains the installer for Navisworks Freedom 2017. Save the file to a location where you can easily find it, such as your desktop or downloads folder.
Once the download is complete, double-click on the file to run it. You will see a window that asks you to select a destination folder for extracting the installer files. You can choose any folder you like, or use the default one. Click on \"OK\" to start extracting.
Step 5: Follow the installation wizard
When the extraction is done, another window will open that shows the installation wizard for Navisworks Freedom 2017. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the installation process. You will need to accept the license agreement, choose an installation type (typical or custom), and specify an installation folder.
The installation may take several minutes depending on your system configuration and internet speed. When it is finished, click on \"Finish\" to exit the wizard.
Step 6: Activate Navisworks Freedom 2017
To use Navisworks Freedom 2017, you need to activate it with a valid serial number and product key. You can get these for free from Autodesk by registering an account or signing in with an existing one.
To activate Navisworks Freedom 2017, launch the software from your desktop or start menu. You will see a window that asks you to enter your serial number and product key. Click on \"Get Serial Number\" to open a web browser that takes you to the Autodesk website.
On the Autodesk website[^3^], sign in with your email and password or create a new account if you don't have one. You will then see a page that shows your serial number and product key for Navisworks Freedom 2017. Copy these numbers and paste them into the activation window of Navisworks Freedom 2017. Click on \"Activate\" to complete the activation process.
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