View Full Version : Dongle ID, where?

04-27-2003, 02:31 AM
How do I find out my dongle ID?

It's not displayed when I launch Modeler, or in the about box...

Moving to another PC, and can't find my old license.key file


04-27-2003, 04:58 AM
Under 7.5b at least, there's a makelicense generic layout plugin. It shows the dongle ID in that dialog.

04-27-2003, 09:11 AM
don't see a makelicense plugin anywhere in 7.5b... however I've found an app called getid.exe that does the job.

Problem solved (just need my lic file form Newtek)


rabid pitbull
04-28-2003, 06:46 AM
Key file is in your lightwave\program directory. Without it lw runs in demo mode. If that is the case call newtek for a reminder.;)

04-28-2003, 12:29 PM
Not to forget the usual reminder about notepad appending .txt to license.key - quote the file name in the save dialog of notepad (i.e. "license.key" as the filename). That should see you clear of any problems. Once you have it working, stick a copy of the .key file somewhere safe in case a future update causes problems :)