PlanSwift versions 10.1 and older require manual activation and deactivation. After As of October 1, 2022, PlanSwift 10.1 and previous versions will be sunset and you will not be able to license them. The steps below allow you to activate PlanSwift manually until October 1. (See PlanSwift Sunsetting Policy (Product End of Life) for more information.)are no longer in distribution nor can they be licensed using this process. If you are using an older version of PlanSwift, please contact your Customer Success Manager at 1-888-752-6794 ext 3 or email email@example.com.
For customers not in North America, please contact your local reseller to upgrade your licenses.
At the bottom of this article is a vide video that will help walks you with through manual activation.
Looking to avoid this process altogether? See Can I Avoid Manual Activation?
See PlanSwift Sunsetting Policy (Product End of Life) for more information.
Registering Your Email (if you haven’t already)
Before you can perform the manual activation steps below, you must register your email address with PlanSwift and create a password.
Passwords must contain at least 8 characters, must contain at least one upper-case letter, one lower-case letter, and one number. Special Characters (. ! % $ & #, etc.) are not allowed, only numbers and letters are allowed.
See Registering for a MyAccount Profile for detailed instructions on registering your email.
Enable Manual Activation
The Manual Activation button is hidden by default. To enable it,
Open the Activate PlanSwift dialog box,
Click Activation Settings
Check the box for “Enable Manual Activation”.
Manual Activation Steps for PlanSwift 10.2 and Newer
Step 1 - Open Manual
Click on Manual Activation inside the Activate Product window.
Step 2 - Copy the
In the Manual Activation window, copy your “Computer ID”,
then click on the URL https://www.planswift.com/activate
Step 3 - Fill out the Manual Software Activation form
In the Step 1 of 2 Screen, paste in (or type) your Computer ID , your registered email address, and password. (If you have not registered your email address you will need to do that before you can continue, see the link above.)
Step 4 - Select License & Version
In the Step 2 of 2 screen, select
Select your License type from the drop-down, and
Select the version of PlanSwift you are
activating (click Help > About PlanSwift to find your installed version), enter the version as (examples: 10.3, 11.0, etc.)
Get Activation Code
Step 5 - Retrieve Activation Code
Your Activation Code is displayed in the text box, select it and press
Select the entire code
Press <Ctrl> + <C> on your keyboard to copy it
Step 6 - Activate your Activation Code
In the Manual Activation window (where your Computer ID is shown), click
Click in the Activation Code box
Press <CTRL> + V to paste in your Activation Code
When you see the “Successfully Activated” screen, you are good-to-go for 30 days. At the end of 30 days, you’ll need to repeat this Manual Activation process to get a new Activation Code.