New in QuickLicense 8.0

Organize Spreadsheet Files  Splash Screen

Add sort and find features to the Open Data File interface window for a protected workbook.

The user can add, rename and delete folders to hold files. The Open Data File window shows files from a selected folder.


AddLicense can apply a Splash screen to your application launch.

Your application can initialize behind the Splash screen to enhance the user experience.

Stylized Pre-Activation Message  USB Dongle License

Use HTML formatting tags to customize a license agreement or information about your application.

On first launch, the custom message is presented with a Continue button before the application can be activated.


The API or AddLicense can bind an application to a batch of dongles. Create your own USB dongles with MakeDongle.

Put application on the computer drive or dongle itself. For spreadsheet applications, encrypted documents can reside on the dongle to provide portability between computers.

Status Logs  Enhanced Online Activation

When using Safe Activation Service 3 for online activation, status logs can record when your application runs or licensing events occur.

Monitor how your application gets used with real-time logs.


Online activation requires communication with an activation server. Temporary Internet issues or aggressive virus scanners can disrupt that communication.

Together QuickLicense and Safe Activation enhance online activation with an automatic retry using an alternative HttpGet command.

Microsoft Access  LicenseSupport Commands

Protect and license applications created with Microsoft Access.

AddLicense can apply a license to an ACCDE file saved from Access.


The LicenseSupport product provides an API to use or update data in your Safe Activation account from your website.

The Support command allows your application to use LicenseSupport commands which are sent to the Safe Activation server as encrypted messages.

License Server Status  Mac Excel 2016

Generate a floating license server for any application using QuickLicense Server.

Users can see license users on the network from the License Server Status panel of the License Options dialog.


AddLicense and OfficeProtect now supports Mac Excel 2011 and 2016.

Share documents on licensed computers running Excel 2007 or later on Windows or Excel 2011 or 2016 on Mac.

Activation Grace Email Request  16 Years of Subscription Codes

Add a grace period to the manual activation process.

Users click to request an Activation Code.

Allow the customer to use your Product or Subscription software for a few days while you manually process their activation request sent to you by email.

QuickLicense can supply 16 years of Subscription Codes without updating the Ticket.

Give new or existing licenses an extended lifespan with new runtime software.

Wrapped App Runtime Commands  ExcelRT

Call QuickLicense runtime commands from any AddLicense wrapped application.

Use simple Clipboard or File commands from a wrapped Excel workbook, ExcelRT file, Unity, MAX MSP audio, Adobe Air or any compiled application.

Generated a protected app from an Excel workbook using QuickLicense and ExcelRT.

Your app runs on any Mac or Windows computers without Microsoft Excel.

Add an optional License Agreement, Splash screen or customizable Open Data File window.

InApp Payments  Open Data File Purchase Button

Accept Credit Cards or Paypal from any QuickLicense protected app with an InApp Payment.

Register a Paypal merchant account to process credit cards through Safe Activation Service 3. A customer purchase can set feature flags to control app features or send data to your website with a webhook.

Add a Purchase button to the Open Data File window for any protected Excel workbook, MS Access App or ExcelRT based product.

Configure the purchase process, items for sell, pricing and item details from your Safe Activation account. Purchases by credit card or Paypal payment can enable app features or data can be sent to your website for fulfillment.

Learn more about the Purchase Button.