Licence installed - Wordfast still in Demo mode
Thread poster: Pavle Perencevic

Pavle Perencevic  Identity Verified
Canada
Local time: 10:17
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Jan 27, 2010

I bought Wordfast Professional in December 2008. Until recently, I never bothered to install the license as I did not use Wordfast much (I prefer to use the classic version), and when I did, the documents were small. (I never exceeded the 500 TM unit mark.)

The other day I installed the .lic file that I got when I purchased Wordfast. I went through all the
steps in License Manager and got the message "The license certificate was successfully installed." But when I restarted Wordfast and opened License Manager again, it said "License file is not installed" and I couldn't enter any number in the "Install number" box.

I downloaded another license from Wordfast's website, uninstalled and reinstalled Wordfast, but Wordfast still loads in demo mode. Apparently, I can't get any help from Wordfast either because my access to something called "hotline" conveniently expired less than a month ago. I would appreciate any help with my problem!


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Yasmin Moslem  Identity Verified
Egypt
Local time: 19:17
English to Arabic
Install No. incorrect? Jan 27, 2010

Pavle Perencevic wrote:

The other day I installed the .lic file that I got when I purchased Wordfast. I went through all the
steps in License Manager and got the message "The license certificate was successfully installed." But when I restarted Wordfast and opened License Manager again, it said "License file is not installed" and I couldn't enter any number in the "Install number" box.




Dear Pavle,

This means that your .lic file is not properly installed. Please go to "Help" menu > "Licence Management" and see your Install No. Is it same as your .lic file name? If not, so you need to re-license by entering your shown Install No. into our online licensing system.

You can watch this small video, describing WFP licensing steps:
http://www.wordfast.com/wf_pro_license.htm

I hope this helps. Please let me know.

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Best regards,
Yasmin Moslem

Wordfast Support Team
www.wordfast.com | www.wordfast.net


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Pavle Perencevic  Identity Verified
Canada
Local time: 10:17
Member (2002)
Serbian to English
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problem solved Jan 28, 2010

Yasmin Moslem wrote:

Dear Pavle,

This means that your .lic file is not properly installed. Please go to "Help" menu > "Licence Management" and see your Install No. Is it same as your .lic file name? If not, so you need to re-license by entering your shown Install No. into our online licensing system.

You can watch this small video, describing WFP licensing steps:
http://www.wordfast.com/wf_pro_license.htm

I hope this helps. Please let me know.

---
Best regards,
Yasmin Moslem

Wordfast Support Team
www.wordfast.com | www.wordfast.net


Hi Yasmin,

Thanks so much for your prompt response! The problem was that I couldn't see any Install No. in the Licence Management window - until I installed all the upgrades, and then it all worked like clockwork. It's in full mode now icon_smile.gif


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