ActCAD License Types

ActCAD licenses are perpetual and offered in multiple ways to suit your needs. Explained below various license types:

1. Key Based License

  • A unique serial number will be provided for Software activation over internet
  • License can be transferred to some other computer using "License Transfer" command
  • There is no limit on number of License Transfers
  • Internet connection needed during activation and deactivation
  • One license will work only in computer at a given point of time
  • Offline activation is supported in case internet connection not available in client computer
  • No need to connect user computer to Local Network
  • License usage details can be monitored on Client Login portal

2. Dongle Based License

  • USB Dongle will be sent physically to client
  • Install software in any Windows based computer, connect USB dongle and use the software
  • Dongle can be shifted to any computer and no need to uninstall/reinstall the software
  • No need to contact us even if the computer is formatted or crashed
  • No need of internet or LAN connection
  • If USB dongle is damaged, a new USB dongle can be purchased. But if dongle is lost, client needs to buy new license

3. Network Floating License

  • License(s) can be used in Local Area Network
  • Network license server can be activated using either License Keys or USB Dongle
  • One License will work in any one computer in network at a given point of time
  • Any regular computer can be used as ActCAD Network License Server
  • Windows Server OS is also supported

Read more about our Network License Technology

4. Live License

  • License is controlled by ActCAD Cloud License Server
  • Authorize upto Five Computers per License in Client Login area
  • One License will work in any one computer over internet at a given point of time
  • No need of activation or deactivation
  • Once you exit ActCAD, license will be transferred back to cloud server automatically
  • License can be used in any global location
  • This method is ideal for changing work locations
  • Internet connection is needed always in client computer for License Communication

Read more about our Live License Technology

5. CAD OEM License

  • IntellICAD core engine available with your own product name
  • Reselling such licenses is permitted

Read more about OEM CAD License

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