Unless activated, dbForge Transaction Log works on a trial basis for 30 days. When this time period expires, dbForge Transaction Log must be activated with the purchased activation key.

dbForge Transaction Log can be activated either online or offline.

Online activation

This activation method requires an active Internet connection.

To activate dbForge Transaction Log online:

  1. If you have not purchased dbForge Transaction Log, click Buy Now… on the pop-up window that appears at the start of dbForge Transaction Log. If you already have your activation key, click Activate…

    Alternatively, click Activate Product in the Help menu.

  2. The Activation window opens. Copy your activation key from the e-mail that was sent to you after your purchase, and paste it into the edit box. The activation key looks like a long sequence of letters and digits.

    If you do not see the e-mail with the activation key, be advised to check your Junk/Spam/Bulk folders.
    You can always retrieve your activation key at your Customer Portal page.

  3. Click Activate.

Offline activation

Offline activation allows activating dbForge Transaction Log right at the Devart web site. This activation method helps activating the product when the online activation fails.

To activate dbForge Transaction Log offline:

  1. Click the Manual Activation button on the Activation window. It opens when online activation fails.

  2. Copy the activation request text with the Copy to Clipboard button, or save it to a text file with the Save to File… button.

  3. Open the Manual Product Activation page of the Devart web site and paste the copied text in the text box. Click Download license. The license file with the .lic extension is downloaded to your computer.

  4. Return back to the Activation window of dbForge Transaction Log and click the Load license… button. Specify the location of the downloaded .lic file and click Open.