After you install your software, you can use it on a trial basis until you receive your Activation Code from Autodesk.
To generate a request code to activate your software:
Select Request an activation code using an offline method. Click Next.
Record the activation information provided.
You'll need your product name, serial number, product key, and request code when you submit your request for an activation code on another computer. You can file an email request using the address provided or visit register.autodesk.com.
See: Request an Activation Code, below.
The request code shown is for example only and will not work if used.
To activate your software offline, complete an Activation Code request on a computer that does have Internet access.
To get an Activation Code from online Product Registration & Activation:
After you receive your Activation Code, you can finish your software activation from the Free Trial screens.
To activate your software manually:
Note: You will only see manual activation screens if you are using a computer that has no active Internet connection.
Autodesk software products operate on a Free Trial license until activated. If you purchased your software and didn't use it as a Free Trial, you still need to activate your software from the Free Trial screen.
Enter your Serial Number and Product Key. Click Next.
Select I have an activation code from Autodesk and then enter the activation code in the spaces provided. Click Next to complete manual activation.
Note: If you copy and paste the entire activation code into the first field, the remaining fields are automatically filled in.