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last updated: 02/10/2022
General overview about the license activation options. For more details, click here.
Activation is automatic for trial version and for some custom-tailored versions.
(Public environment, internet/online access with no restriction)
The License activator window appears. In the text box enter the Product key and press the Activate button
Follow the Activation steps
(Limited environment, with restriction on internet/online access)
Access to ReqEdit License Server is restricted or not available. Manually activate license for the machine where ReqEdit is running.
Offline Activation with LicenseActivation.exe
Offline Activation with RUS tool
Network license server ACC
(Public internet access is restricted due to internal security policies, and only a local license server is accessible)
A self-hosted licensing server is installed on the restricted network. The server holds all the ReqEdit licenses, that can be accessed from any workstation inside the company network (no local license installation necessary).
Setting up the Network license server
Note: please inform REQTEAM if you plan to use detaching, so the license can be generated for this purpose.
When users want to have a working copy of ReqEdit outside the restricted environment. License detaching is possible by using the Detach Tool Add-on.
Detaching licenses will lock the license for a period of time for a specific machine. Locking a license has to be done inside the restricted environment, after which it can be disconnected from the network.