Migrating the pdfaPilot to another computer (Deactivation)
If you wish to use pdfaPilot on another computer - for example, because you have acquired a new device - you must first deactivate the application on the last computer used.
Open the “About pdfaPilot” menu item
Options to Activate and Deactivate pdfaPilot can be found under the following menu item: About callas pdfaPilot...
The “Activate” window
In the Activate window, you can deactivate the pdfaPilot by clicking Deactivate.
Deactivating license: Product and email
In the dialog which opens, you can select the software to deactivate (if you use multiple callas software products) and, if necessary, change the email address to which the confirmation message will be sent.
Click Continue to start the process.
Notification and deactivation email
pdfaPilot will report Successful Deactivation and inform you that an email confirmation has been sent.
This email will also contain a new key code which you can use to activate pdfaPilot on another computer.
To learn how to activate pdfaPilot, visit the support article Activation procedure: callas pdfaPilot Desktop.
Move your pdfaPilot settings to another machine
- Your pdfaPilot settings are stored in the following location:
Windows XP and Windows Vista:
C:\Documents and settings\USERNAME\Application data\callas software\callas pdfaPilot 9
C:\Users\USERNAME\AppData\Roaming\callas software\callas pdfaPilot 9
Mac OS X:
/Users/USERNAME/Library/Preferences/callas software/callaspdfaPilot 9
- Replace "USERNAME" in the path above with your username, and copy the contents of this folder to the same location on other computer.