Use the S-GEAR STANDALONE Application for ALL license operations. 

Online Activation

We strongly recommend activating S-Gear online. The process is quick and requires just a few mouse clicks. You just need to ensure that your computer is connected to the internet for the duration of the activation process.

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From the Trial screen, click Activate. Copy and Paste your License Key into the S-Gear activation screen using the Paste Button (located to the right of the License Key box). If the License Key format is correct, a green tick will appear below the license entry box.  

Next, click the Activate button and the online activation process will commence.  On successful activation, a green tick icon will be displayed and your S-Gear serial number will appear in the top right hand corner of the License screen.

For a full explanation of this process please refer to the S-Gear Installation Guide.


Offline Activation

If the machine on which you wish to install S-Gear cannot be connected to the internet, then S-Gear can be activated offline (manually, using request and response codes). Below is a brief overview of the steps involved. Please be aware, you cannot continue to use your trial license whilst waiting for a response code.

From the Trial screen, click on Activate. From the next screen click Offline to begin the offline activation process. S-Gear will generate a Request Code. Copy this code using the copy tool provided, then paste the code into an email.

NOTE: If you are activating S-Gear, do NOT press the Cancel button. You may however close S-Gear using the close window 'X', and the pending offline transaction will be remembered.

Email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the following information:

Subject: ACTIVATE (or DEACTIVATE if this is an offline deactivation)
Your name
Your email address
Your S-Gear License Key
Your S-Gear Request Code

We aim to respond within 24 hours of your request.

You will be sent a Response Code via email. Open S-Gear and paste the Response Code into the activation screen using the paste tool provided. Click Activate.

For a full explanation of this process please refer to the S-Gear Installation Guide.