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

dbForge Unit Test can be activated either online, or offline.

Online activation

This activation method requires an active Internet connection.

To activate dbForge Unit Test online:

  1. In Object Explorer, right-click a database.
  2. Point to Unit Test, Help, and then click Activate Product. Activate Menu

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.

Activation Window

Click Activate.

Offline activation

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

To activate dbForge Unit Test offline:

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

Activation Failed

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

Manual Activation

  1. 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.

Activation Page

  1. Return back to the Activation window of dbForge Unit Test and click the Load license… button. Specify the location of the downloaded .lic file and click Open.