Upgrade KeyShot

KeyShot product keys or codes that start with the letter "U" correspond to license upgrades.  For example:


UPAT-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX - Upgrade to KeyShot Pro
UHNC-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX - Upgrade to KeyShot HD
UCPA-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX - Upgrade from KeyShot CAD

Upgrade from KeyShot HD or KeyShot Pro with your "U" product key
Upgrade KeyShot CAD  with your "UCP" product key

Upgrades that do not require a "U" code

 
 

Upgrade KeyShot HD/Pro with your "U" product key:

The instructions below will show how to upgrade KeyShot with you "U" product key. For instructions on how to activate KeyShot WITHOUT an upgrade product key, click here.

1. Download and Install KeyShot.
2.  Start KeyShot and select Activate your license from the registration wizard.


Note: If you are using KeyShot demo mode, then you may open the registration wizard from Help (Windows) or KeyShot (Mac) -> Register License.

Windows


Mac


3. Enter your information and click Continue.


4. Enter your upgrade serial code


5. Below a new set of entry boxes will appear. Fill in your old KeyShot serial code.


6. You'll be prompted for a KeyShotXR serial code.  Leave blank if you do not have a KeyShotXR code.


7. Click Continue and Finish.


If you are unable to complete the registration, then click Save Request File. You may save the request file to your computer and send it to license@luxion.com for manual activation.



 

 

Upgrade KeyShot CAD with you "UCP" product key


UCP serial codes are a special kind of upgrade code.  This is the only serial code that allows you to upgrade your KeyShot CAD bundle license:

    KeyShot for ArtCAM

    KeyShot for IronCAD

    KeyShot for PowerShape

    KeyShot for ShoeMaker

    KeyShot for Geomagic Design[²]

    KeyShot for Solid Edge[²]

    KeyShot for SpaceClaim

    KeyShot for ZW3D

    KeyShot for ZBrush[¹]

*Note*
[¹] If you are upgrading from ZBrush you will need to contact sales
[²] If you are upgrading from 
SolidEdge, or Geomagic Design, you will need to install on the same system as the CAD software.

Upgrading Your License:

1. Download and Install KeyShot.
2. Start KeyShot and select Activate your license from the registration wizard


3. Enter your information and click Continue.


4. Enter your upgrade serial code


5. You'll be prompted for a KeyShotXR serial code.  Leave blank if you do not have a KeyShotXR code.


6. Click Next and Finish.


If you are unable to complete the registration, then click Save Request File. You may save the request file to your computer and send it to license@luxion.com for manual activation.


 

 Upgrades that do not require a "U" code

Customers enrolled in an annual maintenance program and those who purchased their serial code after a certain date will be able to upgrade KeyShot to the next version in sequence for free (upgrade code not needed). See Table 1 below or contact our fulfillment department for additional information. For instructions on how to activate KeyShot WITHOUT an upgrade product key, click here. 

If you don't remember your purchase date, you can check your upgrade options from our upgrades page or by asking our fulfillment department. Pricing may vary.
 
Table 1
 
Purchase Buy before date Free upgrade to*
KeyShot 4 February 14, 2014 KeyShot 5
KeyShot 5 May 1, 2015 KeyShot 6
KeyShot 6 November 25, 2016 KeyShot 7
KeyShot 7 August 15, 2018 KeyShot 8

* Free upgrade to the specified version only. 

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