EinScan Pro/Pro+ activation

This article is based on EinScan Pro series v3.1.0.4 software


Online activation

The first time the scanner is connected to a PC, a message to activate the device will popup:

Please make sure the PC is properly setup, and that it is connected to the internet. Then, click on Online Activation.

This procedure is suggested as an easy and quick way to activate the scanner.

Once the device is activated, the calibration process takes place and you are set to start using the scanner.

What if activation fails or if I do not have access to the internet?

In case activation failed or the PC has no access to the internet, an Offline Activation is available.

To carry out an offline activation. you will need the license file (PLE file) for your scanner.

The PLE file is named according to the serial number of your calibration board, and should look like:

The PLE file (*.ple) is found in the USB drive your received with your scanner.

If it can not be found, feel free to create a ticket in our support platform or write us to einscan_support@shining3d.com to request the file. Please send the serial number of your scanner so we can identify your license.

Once you have obtained your license file and it is stored on your PC, you are good to carry out the Offline Activation:

Please click on the small 'i' on the top right of the activation window.


An additional option for Local Activation will reveal:

After selecting this second option, windows file browser will open. Please select the PLE file from your PC and accept.

Once your license is loaded, an information popup stating that license was successfully imported will pop up.

At this point you are good to start calibration.

In case you encounter difficulties activating your scanner, you can always create a ticket or write us to einscan_support@shining3d.com.

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