All version 8.9 or newer software is activated against a SELECTserver license server.
There are two different ways to use the SELECTserver
For SELECT users activating against SELECTserver Online...
You may be put straight into the “Product Activation Wizard,” If the Product Activation Wizard does not prompt upon launching the application, you can actiavte using the License Mangement Tool.
Once in the Product Activation Wizard, you are given the following options:
Once selected, click Next> in the bottom right corner.
When selecting the "SELECT subscriber activating against a hosted (Bentley) SELECTserver," the server name will be filled in by default.
Fill in the Site Activation Key in the Site Activation Key box. Due to the length of the site activation key, it is recommended that each user copy and paste the information directly into the license management tool. Also, be sure there are no extra spaces before or after the server name and site activation key as this can prevent a proper activation.
Once completed, select Next>
Once a country of use is selected, Next>
If the Product Activation Wizard does not prompt upon launching the application, you can activate using the License Management Tool.
For further instructions on activating specific products, such as the Bentley Haestad (Municipal) Products, please see the Product Specific Licensing section of our License TechNotes.