Graphisoft - Keyplug Replacement | Step-by-Step Guide
Please note that ArchiCAD 19 does not support Wibu key protection, ArchiCAD 18 is the last version which supports Wibu key protection.
This process must be set up in advance with your distributor. Once you have done so, you can carry out key replacement via the License Manager Tool.
You may follow our instructions on how to install the tool here: Graphisoft - License Management | Step-by-Step Guide.
To proceed with your keyplug replacement, follow these steps:
Start Graphisoft License Manager Tool
NOTE: Please make sure to plug both the protection hardware keys (Wibu and CodeMeter) before proceeding to the next step.
Click Continue to proceed.
Select the WibuKey you wish to replace from the Available Protection Key(s) list
The contents will be listed in the Content of Selected Key
Multiple Key Update
The tool will connect to Graphisoft server to confirm the applicable programming of license(s).
Key Replacement Window
Click Start Replacement to proceed.
Key Replacement Processing
You will get an OK once the transfer is successful.
Click Done to proceed.
Click OK to proceed.
Keyplug Replacement Complete
The Available Protection Key(s) and Content of Selected Key field will be refreshed.
NOTE: The Wibu Key will no longer be valid.
You may now Close or Quit the tool.