Manual Activation with Internet

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These steps show you how to manually activate Shaderlight if there is an internet connection on the computer with Shaderlight installed, but the Automatic Activation is blocked by a firewall or proxy server.


From the SketchUp Plugins menu, select Plugins->Shaderlight for SketchUp->Activate Shaderlight


From the Activation dialog box select the Manual Activation button




Select/highlight the Machine ID number and copy it to the clipboard using cmd -c on your keyboard





Visit using a web browser


In the activation web page, enter your 16 digit Activation Code (received via email when you purchased Shaderlight or requested a trial)


Paste the Machine ID from the clipboard using cmd -v on your keyboard




Click Submit to generate the license text


The license text should look something like this:


LICENSE artvps shaderlightpro 1.1 permanent uncounted

hostid=00252d38ab14 issued=28-feb-2011 _ck=d9c6bbd290 sig="60P0450X



Select/highlight the license text and copy it to the clipboard using cmd -c on your keyboard


Return to the Manual Activation window in SketchUp


Click Next on the box displaying the Machine ID


Paste the license text from the clipboard, into the box marked "Paste license text here" using cmd -v on your keyboard




Click Done


If the license is valid you will see the following box. If the license fails you will be asked to re-enter it.




Click OK to complete activation


You must close the Shaderlight Render Window and restart SketchUp in order to activate the Pro features


If Activation Fails:

Check you have entered the license text correctly
Check that you entered the Machine ID correctly on the Activation web page


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