How to update a Dongle License - What is a Dongle Updater

This page describes how to

  • Add a new licence to your existing Recognition Server Licence Dongle
  • Update the current licence
  • Deactivate the current licence
  • Update a licence on a Recognition Server Dongle

This information is for Recognition Server 3.0, 3.5, 4.0.

Please execute the following steps:

1. Download the Dongle Updater ZIP archive (3 MB)

2. Expand the archive on a computer with internet access

3. Plug your existing Recognition Server Dongle into an USB Port!

4. Run ABBYY.DongleUpdate.exe

Add a new license to the key

Dongle Update allows you to manually add a licence to the hardware key. To do it, you need a serial number and iKey 1000 key.
1. Run ABBYY.DongleUpdate.exe;
2. Plug your key in a USB port;
3. Click New License:



4. Enter the serial number and click Next.

If the serial number is valid, you will be prompted to make sure your computer is connected to the Internet.
If you are connected to the Internet, click Next. If the activation completes successfully, the corresponding message will appear. In this case, click Finish.

Update the current licence

License update will be necessary if you need to change the parameters of the current license, for example, increase the working period, you can update the license. 1. Run ABBYY.DongleUpdate.exe;
2. Select the license you want to update and click Update:

3. You will be prompted to make sure your computer is connected to the Internet. If you are connected to the Internet, click Next. 4. If the update completes successfully, the corresponding message will appear. In this case, click Finish.

Deactivate/delete the current licensee

In some cases the current license needs to be deactivated, for example, if you upgrade your system to the newest version and will be replacing licenses.

1. Run ABBYY.DongleUpdate.exe; 2. Select the license you want to delete and click Deactivate:

3. You will be prompted to make sure your computer is connected to the Internet. If you are connected to the Internet, click Next.
4. If the deletion completes successfully, the corresponding message will appear. In this case, click Finish.

Refreshing the lisense list

To see the new status of your lisenses you need to refresh the list. Click Refresh (F5).

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