by Katalin Borszéki · updated: 04.02.2014



ArchiCAD license types

All available GRAPHISOFT license types, file compatibility between Full, Solo, Educational, Trial and Start Edition versions

WibuKey software protection for GRAPHISOFT products

WibuKey features About the available protection systems About WibuKey software protection How to set up a WibuKey server How to manage users on the server side Troubleshooting Troubleshooting guide How to report errors Useful links ArchiCAD license…

Remote Key Upgrade

WIBU hardware protection keys (WibuKey and CodeMeter) for GRAPHISOFT products can be remotely programmed via: If you have recently purchased a GRAPHISOFT product (ArchiCAD, BIMx, MEP modeler, license borrowing option), you…

Accessing an ArchiCAD Protection key remotely

Note: This article describes how to set up the ArchiCAD client computer to remotely access a ProtectionKey shared via the Internet. The server-side setup is described in these articles: Sharing a WibuKey Sharing a CodeMeter key To be able to remotely…

Education License Renewal

Note: this issue is fixed in ArchiCAD 15 Hotfix #1 (3267) Issue After the education license has expired there is no way to renew the license on ArchiCAD. ArchiCAD starts with a protection key error such as No valid License key found (111) or No WIBU-KEY…

ArchiCAD Protection Key Compatibility

ArchiCAD Protection Key Types ArchiCAD requires a hardware protection key to run in unlimited "full" or "commercial" mode. The following protection key types exist to date:   Make Connection type Introduced With Version Compatible With Version…

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BIMx Hyper-model availability

BIMx License Types

Desktop From ArchiCAD 17 the BIMx license is integrated into the ArchiCAD license in most countries. This means that if you have an ArchiCAD 17 license you will be capable of using BIMx Desktop with full functionality. (In Japan and Switzerland the BIMx…

BIMx License Options

BIMx License Options BIMx with FULL ArchiCAD AND Software Service Agreement (SSA) Unlimited use of full BIMx functionality Unlimited storage space for public models Option to password-protect uploaded BIMx projects Option for private…