Download and Install MechDesigner.


When you login you will be taken to this page.


Click the blue Download MechDesigner button





Download then extract the executable file from the ZIP file.

Double-click the extracted MechDesigner File.



The installer will actually uninstall any other Trial installations of MechDesigner that are on your computer. Usually none.

You may get a Windows WARNING about changes that are about to be made to your computer.

Windows which asks you permission to uninstall MechDesigner.

Click OK


You may get these 'Windows protected your PC' splashes.

Click More info


You should see:

Application: MD_TRL_xx_yy_zz.exe

Publisher : PS Motion Ltd

Click Run-Anyway button.



Now you will see the MechDesigner 'Welcome to MD14 TRL Setup'

Please click the Install button.



You may get a Windows WARNING that informs you that changes are about to be made to your computer.

Windows  asks you permission to install MechDesigner.

Click the OK, or Run-Anyway, button.





You will see click the Installation Completed splash shows.



Please click the Launch MD14 TRL button.


When you run MechDesigner, it needs to check with a database whether you have registered it.


Thus you will see this message informing you and asks you for permission.


Please click the OK button to allow the connection.

You will need to click OK two times as we check the database in two places in our code!


When communication is established for the firs time, a form will show asking for your details.


Please fill in your details.



Please enter the email address that you have used to register/login with our website.

A verification email will be sent to this email address.


Click OK when you have completed the form.





Look for this email:

From : CopyMinder Verification (Note: Actual email address is: )

Subject is : CopyMinder Email Verification for Product MDTRIAL


If you cannot see the email in your in-box, look in your email's Spam or Junk folders.


Click the link in the verification email.



A pop-up will show in your internet browser. (\verify...) i

The message informs you that you have now verified your MechDesigner installation successfully. Your details have been logged in the CopyMinder Database. We only look at this data to troubleshoot installation problems, if required.

Globe-www'CopyMinder Privacy Policy'

Globe-wwwMicrocosm Ltd

You can run MechDesigner MDTRIAL.

NORMAL RUNNING: Occasional Internet Checks


Run MD14-Pro64 in the normal ways, with different short-cuts.

Click MD14 TRL64 or MD PRO64 Program from the:

Red-14-1b List of Programs

Red-14-2 In the 'Start' list (Pin MD to Start)

Red-14-3 In the Task-bar (Pin to Task-bar)

Red-14-4 From the Desktop (Pin to Desktop)



CopyMinder check the Program to make sure it is still on the same PC etc.

If you do not click OK - MD14 may stop working, until you do click OK.

Be complete assured, CopyMinder/Microcosm/PSMotion do not make use of the data other than to cure problems and bugs.


These dialogs will show TWO times as you start MechDesigner.

Click OK each time.

Installation Problems?

TrialInstall Resent

If you believe you have entered the correct email address, but you cannot find the verification email in your in-box, it is likely that the email is in your spam or junk folder.

Please, note that the Email Verification is NOT from PSMotion. The email is:

From: 'CopyMinder Verification'.

Subject: 'CopyMinder Email Verification for product MDTRIAL'

If you cannot find the email:

Run MechDesigner Trial again.

This dialog will show.

You have an opportunity to Re-enter details.

A new email is sent to your email in-box.

Finally, if you do not receive the email, your virus-checker is probably preventing its please email us at PSMotion, and we will verify it for you.

Tutorials and Reference Help Files for MechDesigner and MotionDesigner 14.2 + © Machine, Cam, Mechanism, and Motion Design Software by PSMotion Ltd