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The Vensim Model Reader may be distributed for free with your models (including commercial use).

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Use of the Vensim software is subject to the terms of a license agreement. For commercial and advanced configurations, see Downloads.

The molecules are now installed as part of the help system. Depending on operating system, the path to the molecules will be similar to

\Users\Public\Vensim\Help\Models\Molecules

If you have a version of Vensim prior to 5.11 and want the molecules, links to download these are below.

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