COCO - CAPE-OPEN to CAPE-OPEN simulation environment


CUP will check for any updates on COCO or other installed applications. To check for updates, select "Check for updates" from the start menu or from the COFE help menu.

CUP requires administration rights to properly run.

Valid CUP command line options are:

/silentRun silently until an update is detected
/lastcheckShow last succesful update check
/periodic n  Same as /silent except for skip checks if last successful update check was less than n days ago

Using CUP with a proxy-server

CUP will use the default internet explorer proxy-server settings, if available from

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\ProxyEnable = (DWORD)1
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\ProxyServer = (STRING)<server name>:<port number>

If not available, and the internet connection fails, you will be prompted for proxy server details. If your proxy server requires authentication, you may get prompted for user name and password.

If you have been prompted for a proxy server, CUP stores the proxy server details in


CUP supports the Basic, Digest and NTLM authorization schemes.