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Activating your Minitab software / Product Key

If you entered a product key during the installation, your Minitab software will attempt to activate automatically at launch.

If you did not enter a product key during the installation, follow the appropriate procedure below to activate your software upon launch.

To activate Minitab 17:

  1. Select Activate Minitab.
  2. Click the Next button.
  3. Enter your product key.
  4. Click the Activate button. A confirmation message is displayed that your software was successfully activated. If you receive a different message, attempt manual activation or contact Minitab for support at http://it.minitab.com/support/licensing/activation.aspx.

To activate Minitab 16:

  1. Select Activate Minitab.
  2. Click the Next button.
  3. Enter your product key.
  4. Click the Next button.
  5. Ensure that the option Automatic Activation is selected.
  6. Click the Activate button. A confirmation message is displayed that your software was successfully activated. If you receive a different message, contact Minitab for support at http://it.minitab.com/support/licensing/activation.aspx.

Note For more information, including advanced installation options and manual activation instructions, read the installation guide for Minitab 16 or Minitab 17 (available in English only).



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