This simple guide is designed to help you process the upgrade of your current licence.
- If you are upgrading from SDL Trados Studio 2019 Freelance to SDL Trados Studio 2019 Freelance PLUS, you will only need to install the software on the second PC- you can do this at any time.
- If you have purchased a licence after using the SDL Trados Studio 2019 trial- you do NOT need to reinstall the software.
- If you are upgrading from a previous version (e.g.2017), please download and install SDL Trados Studio 2019 from your SDL account.
To purchase an upgrade, simply access your SDL account (Products & Plans/Licences) and click Buy New Version Upgrades
Once you have purchased the upgrade, the information in your account will change-
Simply follow the upgrade process 'Click here to upgrade your licence'
Now return to the LICENCE tab
Once the upgrade has been processed, you will notice the old activation code has been removed and replaced with a new activation code
If you have upgraded from SDL Trados Studio 2019 Freelance to SDL Trados Studio 2019 Freelance PLUS you will need to deactivate your current licence and then reactivate using the new activation code.
If you have upgraded from SDL Trados Studio 2017 and would like to continue using this version, please refer to this Wiki article