1. Introduction

Activation_140Most CaptureBites products work in demo mode when they are not activated. In demo mode, a demo seal will be stamped in all exported images.

You can switch from demo mode to full production mode by entering an activation code which you can purchase from our partners.

You can continue using any of the jobs you configured in demo mode after activating the software.

After you have purchased a CaptureBites product, you will receive a permanent activation code by email. Just follow below instructions to activate your product.

2. Activating a Kofax Express Connector

  1. Install the Kofax Express export connector on the system with an activated production license of Kofax Express
  2. Start Kofax Express
  3. Select the Job Setup Tab
  4. Press Setup next to the CaptureBites product you have installed,
  5. Press Activate in the bottom right of the setup window and enter the Activation Code. Press Activate.

 

3. Activating a Kofax Capture Connector

In Kofax Capture, after installing the CaptureBites connector, open the Kofax Capture Administration module and add the connector to a document class.

You do so by right-clicking on a document class in Kofax Capture.

Open the connector’s setup

and press the License… button.

Enter your activation code and press Activate.

 

4. Activating AutoBites

  1. Install AutoBites on the system with an activated production license of Kofax Express
  2. Start AutoBites
  3. Press the Setup button in the main AutoBites window.
  4. Press Activate and enter the Activation Code. Press Activate.

 

5. Activating Commander

  1. Install CaptureBites Commander on the system with an activated production license of Kofax Express
  2. Start Commander
  3. Press Activate and enter the Activation Code. Press Activate.

 

6. Finding Kofax Express License Information

To generate an Activation code we will need your serial number and Kofax Express license level. You can easily find that information.

In Kofax Express, open the Help Tab, click Deactivate, make a copy of the license information (Part Number and Serial Number) click Cancel, and include the information with your order or request for trial license.

7. Finding Kofax Capture License Information

To generate an activation code we will need your serial number and page count level. You can easily find that information.

  • In Kofax Capture, after installing a CaptureBites connector,
  • open the Kofax Capture Administration module,
  • add the connector to a document class by right clicking the document class and selecting Export Connectors…

  • open the connector’s setup and click the License… button. Below is a screen shot for the email connector, but the procedure is similar for the Alfresco, IBM CMOD and OpenText Content Server connectors.

Check whether your license is activated. If the Activation status is Yes, you can immediately test the connector and you don’t need to request a trial code.

If the Activation Status is No, right click on the product you want to activate and include the information with your order or request for time trial license.

8. Finding the “Bar Code Generator” computer id

 

BC_Gen_Computer_IDTo generate an activation code for the Bar Code Generator, we need your computer id.

First install the Bar Code Generator from here.

Next, find the computer id by pressing the License… button in the main Bar Code Generator window.

Next copy the computer id and include it in your request.

9. Finding the “Create Installer Tool” computer id

 

Create_Installer_Tool_LicenseTo generate an activation code for the Create Installer Tool, we need your computer id. You can easily find that information.

First install the Create Installer tool from here.

Start the Create Installer Tool and press the License button.

Copy the computer id displayed in this window and include it in your request.

10. Finding the MetaServer computer id

To generate an activation code for the MetaServer, we need your computer id. You can easily find that information by running MetaServer and opening the Email validation client.

Start MetaServer by locating the folder on your desktop with the name MetaServer Win 32 or MetaServer Win 64.  Open the one matching your system OS and run the Start command.

After the MetaServer is started, run MetaServer Email Validation from your desktop.

In the validation client, press the back stage button, to open the MetaServer settings.

MetaServer_BackStage_Button

Next select the Licenses section and press Copy, to copy your computer id and include it in your request.

MetaServer_Computer_ID

11. Full production time trials

Most CaptureBites products work in demo mode when they are not activated. In demo mode, a demo seal will be stamped in all exported images.

If you want to try out a product in full production mode without any limitation we can email you a trial code. Just follow below instructions.

Request for a time trial activation code

 

Before you press the request button below, please lookup your license information. We need it to generate the trial code.

In Kofax Express, open the Help Tab, click Deactivate, make a copy of the license information (Part Number and Serial Number) and include it in your request.

In the Create Installer tool, Bar Code Generator and MetaServer, after installing the product, find your Computer id by pressing the License… button in the setup window.

In Kofax Capture, after installing a CaptureBites connector, add it to a batch class queue, open the connector's setup and click the License button. Make a screen shot of the Activate window and include it in this email.

Request a time trial license