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zoo:rhinovalidateoffline [2021/01/13]
jb [The validation process]
zoo:rhinovalidateoffline [2021/10/05] (current)
maryfugier [Upgrading from previous versions]
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-======Rhino License Validation: Online and Offline======+======LAN Zoo License Validation: Online and Offline======
 > **Product:** //[[zoo:home|Zoo]]// > **Product:** //[[zoo:home|Zoo]]//
 > **Summary:** //Discusses Rhino license validation and how it works with the LAN Zoo// > **Summary:** //Discusses Rhino license validation and how it works with the LAN Zoo//
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 =====Upgrading from previous versions===== =====Upgrading from previous versions=====
-When you upgrade Rhino from a previous version, license validation associates the license from your previous version of Rhino with the license you are upgrading to. A previous version license can only be used to upgrade one Rhino license. For example, a company that owns four licenses of Rhino wants to upgrade its licenses to Rhino 5. Each upgrade installation should be associated with a different Rhino 4 license for validation to succeed.+When you upgrade Rhino from a previous version, license validation associates the license from your previous version of Rhino with the license you are upgrading to. A previous version license can only be used to upgrade one Rhino license. For example, a company that owns four licenses of Rhino wants to upgrade its licenses to Rhino 7. Each upgrade installation should be associated with a specific one of the Rhino 5 licenses for validation to succeed. These two keys are paired in our system.
  
 ===== The validation process ===== ===== The validation process =====
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 Here are the steps: Here are the steps:
-  - When you try to add a license to the Zoo that is offline, you will see this message{{:zoo:validate01.png?200|}} +  - When you try to add a license to the Zoo that is offline, **you will be presented with instructions** for off-line validation including a Device ID
-  - Click the button **"Get Validation Code Manually"**. +  - Write down the Rhino Key, Rhino Device Name, and Device ID.
-  - Write down the Rhino Key, Rhino Device Name, and Device ID {{:zoo:validate02.png?200|}}+
   - Go to a system with Internet access.    - Go to a system with Internet access. 
   - In a web browser, go to **https://www.rhino3d.com/validate**.    - In a web browser, go to **https://www.rhino3d.com/validate**. 
   - Enter your email address and your Rhino license key. {{:zoo:validate.jpg?400|}}   - Enter your email address and your Rhino license key. {{:zoo:validate.jpg?400|}}
-  - For Rhino 6, you will also enter your **Rhino Device Name** and **Device ID** that were given in Step 3. {{:zoo:validate2.jpg?400|}}+  - For Rhino 6 and 7, you will also enter your **Rhino Device Name** and **Device ID** that were given in Step 3. {{:zoo:validate2.jpg?400|}}
   - If upgrading, you will also enter a license key for a previous version of Rhino.   - If upgrading, you will also enter a license key for a previous version of Rhino.
   - Your validation code will be displayed. Print or save it to a text file. //This code needs to be used within 24-hours of generating it.//    - Your validation code will be displayed. Print or save it to a text file. //This code needs to be used within 24-hours of generating it.// 
zoo/rhinovalidateoffline.1610576811.txt.gz · Last modified: 2021/01/13 by jb