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FAQ#700712: KOMPAS-3D V13 Home activation offline

Keywords: home activation offline Created: 2013-01-21 17:32:11
Linked Articles: 700705 Changed: 2014-02-28 18:03:29

Problem:

KOMPAS-3D V13 Home activation offline

Solution:

KOMPAS-3D V13 Home offline activation is performed into 3 steps:
  1. request-file generation
  2. introducing the request-file to ASCON license activation system and response-file generation
  3. applying response file
Remote Update System (RUS) utility is used for offline activation. You can find RUS in \\support\EMS\RUS\ directory on KOMPAS-3D V13 Home distributive disk or download it here. Copy this utility on the computer where you want to activate KOMPAS-3D V13 Home.

Step 1: request-file generation
This step can be performed on a computer without Internet-connection.

On the computer where you want to activate KOMPAS-3D V13 Home license launch RUS utility. On Collect Status Information tab of the utility select Installation of new protection key option and press Collect Information button to save the request-file:

Copy the saved request-file (*.c2v) to a computer that has an Internet-connection.

Step 2: introducing the request-file to ASCON license activation system and response-file generation

On a computer that has an Internet-connection login and register at http://activate.ascon.net as described in FAQ article 700705 (see linked articles), but press Offline Activation button on Product key details page:

In Upload C2V block on Generate License page click browse button (...), select the request-file (*.c2v) created at step 1 and press Generate button:

Then in Activation Details block on Generate License page click Download V2C file link and save the response-file:

Copy the saved response-file (*.v2c) on the computer where you want to activate KOMPAS-3D V13 Home license.

Step 3: applying response file
This step can be performed on a computer without Internet-connection.

On the computer where you want to activate KOMPAS-3D V13 Home license launch RUS utility, click Apply License File tab, press browse button (...) to select the response-file (*.v2c) created at step 2 and press Apply Update button:

Activation takes several seconds, in any case less than a minute.