Studio 2014 Using on more than one PC
Thread poster: Jean-Christophe Duc

Jean-Christophe Duc  Identity Verified
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English to French
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Oct 14, 2015

I am not clear on one item about Studio 2xxx (freelance), can you run it on both a PC and a laptop, or do you have to deactivate, reactivate it every time you switch machine?

[Edited at 2015-10-14 19:00 GMT]


Dominique Pivard  Identity Verified
Local time: 13:06
Finnish to French
Freelance vs. Freelance Plus Oct 14, 2015

Depends on which flavour you have: Freelance "non-Plus" or Freelance Plus. With the former, you will need to deactivate/reactivate all the time (so that your license is activated on only one computer at a time). With the latter, you can keep your license activated on both computers are the same time.


Jean-Christophe Duc  Identity Verified
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English to French
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Freelance Oct 15, 2015

I have Freelance, so should be OK. Thanks


SDL_Steve  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 11:06
Member (2014)
English to Arabic
Freelance or freelance PLUS??? Oct 15, 2015

From a Professional translators point of view I would always opt for the the PLUS version.

Although the PLUS version is a little more expensive- the peace and mind and security this offers is surely a wise investment in your business.
When a computer crashes- you know that you can always continue to work with a second PC (PLUS Version) -SDL will always reset a lost license-which is normally within 24 hours-but this can take up to 3-4 days (weekends/bank holidays etc.).


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