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The newest release of Forte v4.6 provides an update to v4.5 that addresses an issue previously reported to Forte users under Software Advisory #1405
View the Forte Frequently Asked Questions page for answers to some of the most common questions about new features and troubleshooting.
Save .exe file locally first and then double-click to install.
For best results, temporarily disable anti-virus software for the Forte installation process.
- Supported Operating Systems:
- Microsoft® Windows® 8.1 32-bit and 64-bit
- Microsoft® Windows® 8 32-bit and 64-bit
- Microsoft® Windows® 7 32-bit and 64-bit
- Microsoft® Windows Vista® 32-bit and 64-bit
- Microsoft Windows XP SP3 32-bit
Forte users will appreciate:
Graphical User Interface and Intuitive Workflow
Balance Cost & Performance with TJ-Pro™ Rating System
Loading Assistance for Complex Conditions
Size Engineered Wood and Dimension Lumber
Forte Software Training Videos
Videos in this playlist:
Press play to start the video playlist. Click “playlist” in the video player to skip to another video.
- Forte Software Overview
- Job Tree
- Program Settings
- Materials Manager & Pricing
- Sizing a Floor Joist
- Beam and Loads
- Roof Members
- Hip and Valley
- Load Linking
- Tall Wall Design
- Laterally Loaded Wall Headers
- Columns and Posts
Open File Exchange: Send Members to Forte for Analysis From Your Software
Need more information? Contact Weyerhaeuser Software Support at 1.800.833.9491 or [email protected].
Forte Getting Started Guide
N. America: SVC-F-GSG
N. America: SVC-F-FAQ
Forte Sizing Software
N. America: SVC-4130
Floor Performance and TJ Pro Ratings
N. America: SVC-4005
Trus Joist No Red Tag Guarantee
N. America: TJ-1013
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