SolidWorks Transfer And Deactivate Instructions

Following the Transfer/Deactivate instructions how to activate you license(s). Step-1 Transfer license from the old computer:
  1. 1. Go to Start > All Programs > SolidWorks Corp > SolidWorks 2014.
  2. After SolidWorks starts go to the “Help” pull down menu and choose “Transfer Licenses”. (If you have more products than SolidWorks activated (e.g. Simulation), you will need to choose the product to deactivate.)
  3. If you have internet access at this computer, choose transfer “Automatically over the Internet.”
  4. Press the “Next” button. You will now connect to the SolidWorks Activation site to return the license. You will be informed that the license has been transferred back to SolidWorks.
  5. Press the Finish button to complete.

Step-2 Activate SolidWorks on the new computer: To reactivate, go to the new or upgraded computer and activate the license as you did during the initial activation.
  1. 1. Go to Start > All Programs > SolidWorks Corp > SolidWorks 2014.
  2. When SolidWorks starts, the activation page will appear. Choose the “I want to activate my SolidWorks product now” radio button. If the activation page does not appear when SolidWorks starts, go to Help > “Activate Licenses” to start activation.
  3. Click the Next button to continue. SolidWorks will be listed as the product that needs activation.
  4. If you have internet access at this computer, choose to activate “Automatically over the Internet” and then click the “Next” button. If you are offline, see the next section on e-mail activation.
  5. Fill out your e-mail address at the bottom of the page.
  6. Click the “Next” button to continue. You will now connect to SolidWorks over the internet and the product will be activated.
Congratulations! Your SolidWorks is now activated. [av_video src=' http://youtu.be/OcYeVU-VouA' format='16-9' width='16' height='9']

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