Installing nuke

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Here is what/how i’ve found to install Nuke on a windows machine

  • Requires Admin : setx NUKE_PATH *Your nuke Plugin Folder* /m
  • Requires Admin : setx foundry_LICENSE “4101@LICENSESERVER” /m

Installing from the Command Line


Farm Rendering Error Codes:
0 – Success
1 – Error (no further detail, but typically happens with invalid/inconsistent parameters passed into Nuke) Check Log
100 – Licence error – Cant find the License server, this could be a network issue.


Farm Install Error Codes:
Failure: Command exited with code: 1
Command Stderr: ERROR: Access to the registry path is denied.
Solution: Command must be ran as a Admin


Mike Oakely

Mike Oakely

Mike Oakley is a seasoned and passionate freelance visual effects artist in Seattle, Wa. He is a true generalist. Animations, material creations, FX, composting, editing, audio are all skills he enjoys working with. In 2013 he won a Emmy for Outstanding Special Visual Effects in a Supporting Role for the episodic "Banshee". His energetic attitude, strong work ethic and creative insight assures projects are completed on time and exceed expectations. He enjoys changing of hats on a project to fill in gaps on a production.