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How do I activate my TEKLYNX software?

This activation process article is for activation of both the Single user license and the Network multi-user license for current TEKLYNX products. The first portion is for a single user. Scroll to the bottom of the article for setting up a network license.

With Windows 10, you may click start and click on a letter in the start menu, then click T-TEKLYNX. You may also simply scroll down until you reach the letter T. You then should notice the TEKLYNX [Product/Network License Utilitiy] folder.

Single User Activation:

  1. Locate and open the CODESOFT 2018 License Manager.
  2. Select Activate.
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  3. Enter your Serial number starting with the last letter of the license (either N or F) and password and click Next.
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  5. Enter your Company’s information and click Next. (You will want to make sure you are entering the correct information in here. If you ever lose your serial number and need us to look it up, we do so based on the information you register the Serial number with.)
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  6. Click Next and finally Finish. The license should state it has been successfully activated. The software will launch automatically.

 

 

Network License Activation:

With Windows 10, you may click start and click on a letter in the start menu, then click T-TEKLYNX. You may also simply scroll down until you reach the letter T. You then should notice the TEKLYNX [Product/Network License Utilitiy] folder.

  1. Open your Network Toolbar by going to Start > All Programs > Teklynx Network Utilities > Network Toolbar.
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    2. To activate, click on the License Upgrade button.
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    3. Enter your Serial number starting with the last letter of the license (either N or F) and password and click Next.
     Enter your Company’s information and click Next. (You will want to make sure you are entering the correct information in here. If you ever lose your serial number and need us to look it up, we do so based on the information you register the Serial number with. After the information is filled out. Click Next . You should see the license has been successfully activated and click the Finish button.
  1. To start the SLicense service so your clients can pull a network license click License Service Controller.ntoolbartwo.png
  2. When the License Service Controller window opens up, click the Start button to start the service.
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  3. Your product is now activated and ready to set up the workstations to design and print labels.

The Second part is done on your network workstation.

For file sharing confirmation. Open Windows File Explorer and in the address/location box at the top of the window, type \\server/PC host name. This will ensure the client PC's can access the file share setup on the host machine.

For TEKLYNX version 2014 and later:
You need to open your Network Administration menu. To do that click Start > All Program > YOUR TEKLYNX Program > Network Administration.

  • Click the Use network license checkbox.
  • Then in Server location you need to enter \\"server/PC host name"
  • Click Ok to Finish.
  • The software should now open up if access is set properly.

Verify the TK DONGLE folder is shared out by following these steps.

For TEKLYNX version 2012 and earlier:

CODESOFT / LABELVIEW
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LABEL MATRIX 

1. Locate the Network Administration application. This window will appear.

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2. Click the Use network license checkbox.
3. Then in Server location you need to enter \\"server/PC host name"
4. Click Ok to Finish.
5. You can now open your TEKLYNX Product

 

Watch this short tutorial for activating your Network License: