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Aerofly FS 1 offline product activation
The recommended way to activate aerofly FS is using the program itself, its the most comfortable and quickest way. If aerofly FS is installed on a computer with no internet connection, please follow the steps below.
Note: You don't need to activate aerofly FS if you have purchased the program as a download from the Apple Mac App Store.
Step 1: Locate your aerofly FS Product-Key
You will find your Product-Key on the aerofly FS Disc 1. The key consists of 20 characters, devided in 5 blocks of 4 characters each. The hyphen '-' is not part of the aerofly FS Product-Key. Valid characters are the letters from A to Z and the numerals 0 to 9.
Step 2: Write down your Serial-Number
You will find the required Serial-Number in the aerofly FS main menu under
"Help -> Activate aerofly FS". On the right picture we marked in color the box containing the Serial-Number.
The Serial-Number has 24 characters. Valid characters are the letters from A to F and the numerals 0 to 9.
Step 3: Web activation
Next, click on the following link to open the web activation dialog:
Open web activation dialog
Step 4: Request license file
Enter the aerofly FS Product-Key and the 24 character Serial-Number into the web activation dialog. Click on "license file download". The required license file is automatically generated and downloaded by your browser.
To transfer the file to a computer without internet connection, save it immediately after downloading for example on a USB stick.
Important Note: Under no circumstances change the name of the license file or the file extension *.LIC, because otherwise the program will no longer be able to detect the license file.
Step 5: Transfer the license file to your aerofly FS computer
Using the Windows Explorer on your PC or the Finder on your Mac, open the aerofly FS user folder and copy the license file from the USB stick into this folder. This will complete the activation process.
You will find the aerofly FS user folder of the currently logged-in user in the following locations:
Note: By default the Library folder of Max OS X 10.7 "Lion" and Mac OS X 10.8 "Mountain Lion" is hidden. To open the Finder with a visible Library folder, press and hold the ALT Key, choose the "Go To" menu and then select "Library". A Finder window with the Library folder will then be opened. On Mac OS X 10.6 the Library folder is visible by default.
Windows Vista / 7:
Mac OS X:
C:\Documents and Settings\My Documents\aerofly FS
~/Library/Application Support/aerofly FS