- In the IDE, click
This opens the
Micro Focus Visual COBOL Product Licensing dialog box.
- Type your email address in the
Email address text entry field.
You need to use the same email address you used for the registration.
- Select one of the following options:
- Use this if you have Internet access.
Activate License to activate the trial license for
, if you click the
button in the progress dialog box to stop the activation process, the trial license might have registered on
servers but not yet be registered on your machine. If you request a trial again then you can get a message saying that a
trial license has already been used. If this happens, you should contact a
Sales representative to obtain a new license.
You can do this by sending an email to
VCBuyNow@microfocus.com, or selecting
Help > Micro Focus > Buy Now and using the contact options in the dialog box.
- Use this if you are not connected to the Internet.
This opens your default email client and creates a new email filled in with the details to send to
Micro Focus about activating the trial license for
If there is no mail client installed on your machine, click
, and click
. You will be presented with a template that includes the email address, the subject and the contents of an email to send
using a mail client of your choice. Do not modify the details.
- Send the email.
You will receive a response email with details about your authorization request.
- Paste the contents of the response email in the designated field in the
Micro Focus Enterprise Developer Product Licensing dialog box.
This displays a message confirming your request for authorization has been successful.
After activation, you can see how many days your trial license has remaining by selecting
Help > Micro Focus > Product Licensing, or by using
Micro Focus License Administration.