How To Transfer A Scan2CAD License To A New PC


This article relates to Scan2CAD v8 and v9

To deactivate a current version of Scan2CAD (v10 and above) please see: How to deactivate your license


To transfer a  Scan2CAD license please follow the below process:

  1.  Load Scan2CAD.
  2. Go to help > Display License Viewer (If license viewer doesn’t show at this stage hit alt+tab to show the license viewer window.)
  3. Select Transfer License > Select Deactivate Now (note you must have this computer connected to the Internet for this stage) If you can not see a ‘Transfer license’ button, please see the fix below.
  4. Confirm deactivation.
  5. Un-install Scan2CAD using the add/remove programs utility.
  6. Your license will now be free to install on any PC, network location or USB stick (respective to your license type) you wish.

You will require your install code, serial number, and your install package to install on your next PC. 

These details are hosted in your Scan2CAD account for all users with an activate subscription. If you do not have an active Scan2CAD subscription you can choose to renew your subscription.

A subscription includes access to support, updates, upgrades and hosting of your license and install package.