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Manual License Activation

Manual license activation is necessary when your MANTIS control computer does not have Internet access and cannot connect to the FORMULATRIX server.




To Activate or Reactivate the License:

  1. Go to the Help menu and select Licensing.

    Manual License Activation Dialog Box

  2. If you do not already have a license file from FORMULATRIX support, click the Request License button under Manual Activation. Then, the identifying information from your MANTIS instrument will be automatically copied to your computer's clipboard. Paste this information into an email to and FORMULATRIX support will send your license file.

  3. After you have received the license file, save it somewhere easy to find, such as the Desktop. Note that if the license is in .ZIP format: you will need to unpack it to access the .XML file.

  4. In the MANTIS software, go to the Help menu and select Licensing. Then, click the Activate button under the Manual Activation.

  5. Locate the license file and click Open. Please wait for a moment while MANTIS activates your license.

  6. Congratulations! Your MANTIS license has successfully been activated. Click OK to restart the software.

MANTIS License Has Been Activated



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