Licensing Questions

My trial period has ended. How do I get a license?
The trial period is a 15-day, fully-functional evaluation license. If you feel that you need more time to evaluate the software before purchasing, please co...
Thu, 27 Aug, 2020 at 10:18 AM
My computer has crashed, was lost/stolen, or I no longer have access to it. How do I transfer the license to a new computer?
Contact us with details of the situation, and we will reset your License Key.
Tue, 9 Oct, 2018 at 10:46 AM
I have a network license and a user gets the message "Maximum number of concurrent Orca3D users has been reached. No licenses available." How can I allow that user to get the Orca3D license?
An Orca3D network license has a fixed number of floating licenses, depending on how many you purchased. For example, let’s consider a network license with a...
Thu, 26 Nov, 2020 at 8:22 AM
Can Orca3D use the Rhino workgroup license manager called The Zoo for floating network licensing?
Orca3D has its own software licensing scheme that is completely separate from Rhino’s. You can use Orca3D on a computer that is using The Zoo for its Rhino ...
Wed, 23 Sep, 2015 at 4:37 PM
I want to move my copy of Orca3D to another computer. How do I transfer the license?
There are different situations where you may want to move the Orca3D license from one computer to another. 1. If you have a new computer, or have updat...
Tue, 14 May, 2019 at 9:15 AM
Why won't some of the Orca3D functions work on my computer?
Orca3D is licensed by module; you will not be able to run a function that belongs to a module that you have not purchased. If you would like to purchase ano...
Thu, 27 Aug, 2020 at 10:19 AM
-130 Network Error
This error usually indicates the user is attempting to execute multiple instances of Orca3D on a client computer, such as attempting to use the client as a...
Tue, 6 Oct, 2015 at 11:13 AM
Do I need to switch from a Nalpeiron-based version to a CopyMinder-based version?
As of October 8, 2018 our version numbering/release nomenclature has changed. Version 1.4 was a "Work-In-Progress" version or WIP version that lik...
Thu, 27 Aug, 2020 at 10:21 AM
File not found, or virus warning
If your anti-virus software is warning you about files in the c:\ProgramData\BCO folder, or you are getting the message that "Please ensure that the fi...
Fri, 7 Feb, 2020 at 10:51 AM
Plug-in Load Protection
When a plugin for Rhino is installed on a computer, by default Rhino will load that plugin each time Rhino is started. This is usually convenient, unless f...
Thu, 13 Jul, 2023 at 11:20 AM