Registering the Software (Offline)

For this method of activation, you need any computer with a web browser and active Internet connection and a USB. Use this method only if the computer you are activating does not have Internet access.

In some cases such as security reasons or lack of access you may not have access to an Internet connection on the machine you wish to install the software on. For offline activation:

  1. Select Register or Upgrade Software in the initial Registration & Licensing dialog launched on application start up or click Registration… from the Help menu to access it from the application.
  2. Select the Register or Upgrade Software radio button
  3. Read the license agreement and activate the check box to agree to the Terms and Conditions of the license
  4. Click Next to proceed with the registration
  5. Copy & Paste your 30-digit registration key into the Registration Key: field. The Activation Request and Activation Response boxes will appear
    Figure 1: Offline activation boxes appearing
  6. Click Save... to generate a registration request file. Copy this file to a USB drive.
  7. Bring the USB drive to a computer with an active Internet connection
  8. Open the Web browser and navigate to
  9. Import the request file using the Choose File button and click Load
  10. Click Process! to generate the Activation Response
  11. Save the response to your USB drive by clicking Save to *.licenseActivated
    Figure 2: Generating an offline activation
  12. Bring the USB drive to the machine with KillDisk installed
  13. Import the activation response in the registration window and click Activate
You have now activated the software on your offline machine.