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How to Use the iLok License Manager

Last Updated: Oct 04, 2019 01:50PM EDT
Activating a license
  1. Launch the iLok License Manager application and log-in (do not use iLok.com's website - use the program on your computer instead).
  2. Click on your username (right below the iLok License Manager title) and find the license for your Soundtoys product in the box on the right side.
  3. Right-click on the license and select "activate."
  4. Follow the prompt to select the activation location and complete the activation.
Deactivating a license
  1. Launch the iLok License Manager application and log-in (do not use iLok.com's website - use the program on your computer instead).
  2. Click on the device in the left-hand bar that your license is located on. If you are deactivating from an iLok USB key, it will need to be plugged into your computer. If you deactivating a computer-based license, you will need to be on that computer to complete this process.
  3. Right-click on the license and select "deactivate."
  4. Follow the prompt to complete the deactivation process.
Registering an Activation Code to your account*
  1. Launch the iLok License Manager application and log-in (do not use iLok.com's website - use the program on your computer instead).
  2. Go to your product download page and copy your Activation Code to your clipboard.
  3. Open the iLok License Manager application on your computer and log-in to your iLok.com account. Don't have the iLok License Manager? Click here to download it.
  4. From the Licenses menu click "Redeem an Activation Code"
  5. Paste your Activation code and click "Next"
  6. Select an Activation location and click Redeem
* Please note that this will only apply to you if you received a 30-digit activation code with your purchase. If you acquired your license before November 2018, this will not apply to your licenses.