Upgrade Autodesk trial to a full version

By Microsol Resources | Subscription

When you use your trial software, a window may indicate the number of days left in your trial. To keep using the software after the trial has expired, you must upgrade Autodesk trial to a full version by subscribe and activate it. Trial versions follow the same activation process as software downloaded immediately after purchase.

If your trial expires, you cannot extend the trial period. You must subscribe to continue using the software.


To upgrade your Autodesk trial version to a full license, follow these simple instructions and you will be set-up in no time!

When launching the software, select the Already have a license?> link at the bottom of the pop up window.

Upgrade an Autodesk trial


Then choose Activate which will then close the software.

Activate Autodesk trial


When you relaunch you will need to Sign In with your account (or your users will need to sign in with theirs)

Let's get started with Autodesk trial


To manage your users, use the Setting User Permissions for Products, Services & Support blog articles:

  • For contracts created after December 2, 2016 , check out the blog article on New View
  • For contracts created before December 2, 2016, check out the blog article on Classic View

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Published on January 26, 2017 in Subscription.

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Microsol Resources delivers integrated solutions that help customers design, simulate and analyze their ideas, increase operational efficiencies, and maximize their return on investment in their technology solutions. As a team, we are passionate about helping customers improve their productivity and overall business processes. How can we help? Just reach out.