SES Software 16.0

Update Version 16.0.6492

Safe Engineering Services & technologies limited

April 2018


This distribution of SES Software 16.0 is a full installation of the software. It includes updates up to version 16.0.6492. Please see the download and installation instructions below for further details.


Download Instructions

The full distribution is contained in one self-extracting archive (SFX) package. The package must be downloaded before starting the installation of SES Software.


Package filename: SES160.exe

Size: 1.89 GB (2,038,004,672 bytes)

Date: April 18, 2018


SHA-1: 8388f5b2ab982789c92e17d3013849c329058a40

MD5: 8ea251479e77d5768ef354e55aa01cd8


1.       Log-in on the Software Updates webpage.


2.       Download the package, SES160.exe, to a folder of your choice, for example, “C:\Users\Public\Downloads”.


It is not necessary to verify the file checksums of the package since both the extraction and installation phases perform integrity checks internally. However, if you feel the need to do so, then you may verify them with the hash values provided for the package using any of the freely available SHA-1-/MD5-capable utilities (e.g., FCIV, Sigcheck, etc.) on the Internet.

Installation Instructions

Prior to installing SES Software, the distribution files in this package must first be extracted. The installation of the software will be started automatically once the files have been extracted from the package.


Before attempting to execute the steps below, please make sure that you have full administrative privileges.


NOTE: If you are installing on Windows 8.1, it is important to have your computer up-to-date with all of the critical and important Windows Update; otherwise, the Microsoft .NET Framework 4.6.1 may fail during the installation of SES Software 16.0. Windows 7 and Windows 10 operating systems are not affected.


A.       In File Explorer of Windows, browse to the folder in which the package has been downloaded.


B.       Start the SES Software installation package, SES160.exe. A wizard will be shown with a default location to where the extraction of the files will occur. It is strongly recommended to use this default location for the extraction. Click on the Next button to begin the extraction process.


The installation package will automatically extract the distribution files from the package to the chosen extraction path. The software installation program, Setup.exe, will then be automatically started from the extracted location.


C.       Proceed with the installation dialogs of SES Software; the installer will install the following items:

·       The prerequisites (if any are required to be installed).

·       All SES Software programs.

·       The driver for the HASP dongle if the Use Personal License option is chosen. For the Use Network License option, refer to the distribution document, “NetInstall.pdf”, under the PDF subfolder of the distribution.


Release Notes

Please see the release notes for details on the new features and improvements in SES Software 16.0. You may refer to the known issues document for possible workarounds of some of the issues that were discovered in this release. For details on the installation and accessing the distribution documents, you may either refer to the Readme document that can be found in the distribution or online.



This package has been verified with professional antivirus software packages (Norton, Bitdefender, Kaspersky, Microsoft Security Essentials, and Sophos). However, if you encounter an alert from your antivirus program that this package is infected, then it is highly probable that it is reporting a false positive. In this case, you may turn off your antivirus program to continue the installation process.