Posts Tagged ‘license’


My SAPIEN License is expiring. No, it’s not!

Monday, September 12th, 2016 by June Blender
Recently, a PowerShell friend lamented that his PowerShell Studio license was expiring and he was going to miss using his Studio while he convinced his management to renew. He was wrong. SAPIEN licenses never expire. Never ever ever ever. Legally, they're perpetual. When you buy SAPIEN software, it's yours. End of story. SAPIEN software is not a service. The software license doesn't expire. Your software doesn't self-destruct when you open it or undergo a dramatic virtual crumbling into ashes. Your software license is forever. You can start your software and use it tomorrow, next year, in 10 years, in 100…   More »

Updated Guide to SAPIEN Software Activation

Friday, June 26th, 2015 by Lanae Dale
With our latest application releases, deactivating your license has never been easier. Per our company EULA, each single-user license is entitled to a maximum of two devices to be activated and operating at any given time. You may deactivate your devices to free up your activations at your own leisure, but there are also certain circumstances where proper deactivation is crucial in order to prevent the loss of your allotted two activations. Please take note: Uninstalling the software from your device does NOT deactivate the license. So let’s address a few frequently asked questions: How do I deactivate my license…   More »

Easier access to license information

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 by Alex Riedel
With the next service builds for all SAPIEN software products you will notice a new icon in the upper right corner of the ribbon: Clicking on the new icon will show you a new license dialog that is also available when the software is already activated. The new dialog allows you to unlock the software without restarting and using the trial dialog. It also shows you your license key or subscription number if activated. You can now easily look up how much longer your subscription will be active and deactivate the license on the current computer if you want to…   More »

Quick Guide to SAPIEN Software Activation

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014 by Alex Riedel
The 2014 versions of all SAPIEN Software products are limited to two (2) activations. As per our EULA this limitation to two installations has existed for quite some time. All 2014 or later SAPIEN software will use online activation to verify the availability of additional activations. Naturally this raises some questions, the most common of which we will answer below. Please understand that our new online activation is not meant to deter the legitimate use of our products by our customers. It is meant to prevent abuse and license violations which unfortunately exist. If you feel at any time that…   More »