Upgrading from 3.x to 4.x

If you have a valid Skedler product license key, then upgrading Skedler from v3.x to v4.0 does not require License activation.


New free trial of Skedler

Once Skedler has launched it operates in Enterprise trial with a validity of  21 days. Once the Enterprise trial expires, the product moves to Community Edition and operate with limited functionality



Upgrading from Community/Trial Edition

1. Click license information edition on the main-menu, and then click the Activate License button

2. The License Activation page is displayed.

    a. In the License Activation page, enter the required details.

        i. Enter the Name, Email, and Company Name in the corresponding fields.

        ii. Enter the 25-digit alphanumeric license key or activation code in the License Key field. 

       Note: Activating the product offline does not require proxy settings

       Note: You must have a license key to activate the product.

    b. Read and select I agree to the terms and conditions checkbox.

    c. Click Offline Activation to initiate offline activation of Skedler.

3. This generates the product_activation.txt file. Follow the steps below to generate the license file (license_key.dat).On clicking, it will generate a product_activation.txt file. Follow the steps given below to generate the license file(license_key.dat).

    a.  Copy the product_activation.txt file from the server to a machine with an internet connection (you need an internet connection to generate the license_key.dat file from the license server)

    b.  Visit Skedler licensing activation page: https://www.skedler.com/license-activation/.

    c.  On the licensing activation page, Follow the instructions to upload 

    d.   Copy the downloaded license_key.dat file to the skedler server.

        1. Make sure there is no other license_key.dat file in the folder you copy.

        2. Do not rename the license_key.dat file

    e.  Upload the license_key.dat file to Skedler using the below steps.

4. Click license information edition on the main-menu, and then click the License Information button.

5. The License key details are automatically populated. Click Select File to upload the license_key.dat file from the computer and click Activate  to activate the license

6. To cancel the activation, click the Abort button.

7. You can verify the active license by clicking license information edition on the main-menu,