Online and Offline Activation

Online Activation

In order to activate your copy of the SysKit Shell online, please proceed with the following steps:

  1. Navigate to the About dialog by clicking on the Info icon in the left upper corner, and then click the Activate button.

  2. Fill in all the required fields by using the email account and password.

  3. Click the Activate button to start the email account validation process. It only takes 2-5 seconds to perform the activation and it is a one-time-only procedure. If the validation of your email address is successful, an info dialog will appear thanking you for the activation.

Please note! You need to change the temporary password that you received during your online purchase. These passwords are provided as initial passwords and are not meant for use.

You can activate your license on a purchased number of servers while your subscription is active.

At any time you can login to our Customers Portal and navigate to the list of your licensed products. If you do not have the activation information, please contact us.

Offline Activation

Customers that have no internet access on their servers will need to activate SysKit Shell manually. In order to activate your copy of the SysKit Shell manually, please proceed with the following steps:

  1. Navigate to the About dialog by clicking on the Info icon in the left upper corner, and then click the Activate button.

  2. In the Activate SysKit Shell dialog, click the offline activation link. In the newly opened activation dialog, follow these steps in order to create your activation files:

    • Click on the Generate button to generate a License Details (.dlic) file.

    • Navigate to the Activation Page and select the Version of SysKit Shell you are creating a license for.

    • On the Activation Page, login with your email account and password.

      Please note! You need to change the temporary password that you received during your online purchase. These passwords are provided as initial passwords and are not meant for use.

    • Upload the License Details (.dlic) file.

    • Click the Generate license file! button and download the license file (.lic).

  3. Return to the SysKit Shell application and import the license file by clicking the Browse... button, locating your license file and opening it.

  4. Click the Activate button to start the email account validation process. It only takes 2-5 seconds to perform the activation and it is a one-time-only procedure. If the validation of your email address is successful, an info dialog will appear thanking you for the activation.

Please note! The license file (.lic) is only valid for the user account and server where the License Details (.dlic) file was generated in step 2.

You can activate your license on a purchased number of servers while your subscription is active. Please keep in mind that the License Details (.dlic) file needs to be generated and on each server covered by your license, separately.

At any time you can login to our Customers Portal and navigate to the list of your licensed products. If you do not have the activation information, please contact us.

See Activation FAQ to learn more about SysKit Shell activation.