Stage Research Software requires a license to run in full (non-demo) mode. You can download and install software on any computer and use it in demo mode. When running software it will look for a license on the local computer, USB Thumb driver or SR License Server on the network. If a license is found, the software will run in full (non-demo) mode.
After you download your software from the Stage Research Download Center, find the software in your download folder and double click on it to run. If your computer is up to date, the installation process will complete in a couple of minutes. If necessary the setup program will either update some components automatically or notify you of some needed updates.
Best to run Windows Update and apply all patches before installing new software. From the Start Menu, find the Windows Update icon and let Windows download and install updates.
Entering Serial Number
After software has completely installed on your computer, run the software. You will be prompted with window asking if you want to run the software in demo mode or enter the serial number to license the software.
Click the related button to register your software. The SR License Manager will run and prompt with a number of buttons. Click on "Register New Software".
The process is pretty simple, enter your Serial Number, Name and Email. Other fields are optional.
There are two processes to register, "Online Registration" and "Offline Registration".
When prompted, click on the button "This computer is connected to the Internet". The SR License Manager will connect to the license server and automatically obtain and apply a license. Once complete, a DONE dialog will appear, click close, then close the license manager. Software will now be licensed.
If your computer is not connected to the Internet, click the button "This computer does not access the Internet". You will need access to another computer to complete the activation process.
After clicking the button, a new window will pop up showing your computer ID. You will need to use a computer that is connected to the internet and visit the registration page. Write down your Serial Number and Computer ID and take those values to a computer that is connected to the Internet. Browse to the http://store.stageresearch.com/register/ page and follow the online prompts by first selecting the product you are registering.
Enter your Name, Email, Serial Number and Computer ID on the registration form and submit the request. The page will refresh and you will be assigned a Key Code. Go back to your computer that you want to run the newly installed software on that is not connected to the internet and enter the Key Code and click “Complete Registration”.
After the Key Code is verified on your computer, the software will be registered and you will be able to run in full (non-demo) mode.