The Local and Internet
radio buttons let you select which way you want to register.
If you purchased your license by credit card you may choose either one.
If you purchased your license any other way, you must select Internet.
For both methods there are three registration information entry boxes.
The Registration plugin main window reconfigures the entry boxes as
follows according to the registration method that you select:
Credit Card Number
Customer ID Number
The Local Registration Method
The screen shot above shows what the Registration main window looks
like when Local is selected. Name must be your name as you entered it
at the time that you purchased the license, but with reasonably
The Credit Card Number must also match the one that you used to
purchase the license. The License Number is given to you at the
NVR secure web site after the purchase
is complete. Both of these are fixed and the License Number
remains valid regardless of how many times you run the Registration
plugin. These are also sent to you by email after you purchase the
license. The screen shot below shows an example of how the entries
are filled in for Local registration:
The Internet Registration Method
The screen shot aboves shows what the Registration main window looks
like when Internet is selected.
Name must be your name as you entered it at the time that you
purchased the license, but with reasonably
The Customer ID Number is given to you when you purhase a license
at the NVR secure web site.
The Registration Key is also given to you at the web site if you
purchase a license by other than credit card. The Registration Key
only works one time and after it is used to successfully register,
you can throw it away because it won't work again. To repeat
registration because of a disk crash, moving your license to a
different computer, etc. you can get a new Registration Key by
leaving the Registration Key entry blank and clicking the
Register Now button. For example, the screen shot below shows how
the entries might be filled out to get a new Registration Key:
A new Registration key is then sent to you by email and is good
for registration one time only. The following pop-up window is
displayed when a key request has been successfully processed:
Then you can complete the registration by entering the key in the
Registration Key entry box and clicking the Register Now button.
For example here's how the final registration is completed:
Note that for the Internet method your computer must have an active
internet connection both times that you click the Register Now button,
i.e. when you want to get a new Registration Key or to complete
your registration after you have the Registration Key. After registration
is complete the other plugins use information stored on your computer
to verify that the software is registered and they run completely
independent of the internet connection.