Download the latest version of LiDAR360 Suite from the GreenValley International official website before installation.
- RAM: at least 8G or more.
- CPU: Intel® Core™ i5/i7; Dual-core processor.
- Display Adapter: NVIDIA graphics card recommended, video memory no less than 2GB.
- Operating Systems: Microsoft Windows 7 (64-bit), Microsoft Windows 8 (64-bit), Microsoft Windows 10(64- bit), Microsoft Windows Server 2012 and higher.
Note: Please enable high-performance graphics mode for running the software.
- Run the LiDAR360 Suite Setup Wizard.
- Click Next button in the Welcome Interface.
- Click I Agree button to continue if you accept the License Agreement.
- Choose the installation path (or use default path), then click Install button.
- Click Finish button after installation.
There are two licensing approaches to activate LiDAR360, by license dongle or license code. For license dongle, users must not format, delete, or copy the license dongle.
1) License dongle
Properly insert a license dongle to USB port to activate LiDAR360.
2) License code
License code would be generated based on activation information given by LiDAR360 users. After purchasing a license code, please follow the following steps to activate LiDAR360.
1.Run the software.
2.Click Help > Activate License, the License Manager window will pop up.
3.Under General Information tab, fill in your name and company name, select the modules you want to activate, and then click Copy.
4.Email the copied information to email@example.com.
5.There are two licensing modes: single use licensing and concurrent use licensing. After receiving the activation key, activate or revoke the license using online or offline mode.
Single Use Licensing
Online Activation/Update: When connecting to the internet, under the “Single Use Licensing” tab, enter the authorization key, select “Online”, and click “Activate” to activate or update. Activation information, such as expiration date, will displayed below. Under “General Information” page, you may also check the expiration date for each individual module. If you need to set up proxy to connect to the internet, click to use proxy, and set up the address, port, user name, and password.
Offline activation: Step 1: Select “Offline” under the “Single Use Licensing” tab; Step 2: Click “Generate Request File” button to generate the request file (.req); Step 3: Use a computer that can connect to the internet to browse to https://user.bitanswer.cn, enter the authorization key to log in, click “Update”, upload the request file (.req), and download the generated upgrade file (.upd); Step 4: go back to the License Manager interface, click “Apply Promote File” and select the downloaded .upd file.
To unbind an activation key from a computer, user could revoke the activation key online or offline. After the authorization key is revoked, it can be reused on the same computer or a different one.
Online Revoke: In “Single Use Licensing” tab, enter the authorization key, select “Online”, and click “Revoke” to revoke the key. If you need to set up proxy to connect to the internet, click to use proxy and to set up the address, port, user name, and password.
Offline Revoke: Step 1: Select “Offline” under the “Single Use Licensing” tab; Step 2: Click “Generate Revoke File” button to generate the request file (.req); Step 3: Use a computer that can connect to the internet to browse to https://user.bitanswer.cn, enter the authorization key to log in, click “Update”, upload the request file (.req), and download the generated upgrade file (.upd); Step 4: go back to the License Manager interface, click “Apply Promote File” and select the downloaded .upd file.
To delete authorization information from the computer, right-click on the authorization key and select “Delete Key”. After being deleted, the same activation key can only be used on the same computer.
Concurrent Use Licensing
Install enterprise activation tool on the server to activate the key online or offline. Other users can use the activation windows to input the server's IP address to activate the software. The default port is 8273. Click "Apply".
6.Click the help button on the License Manager interface to view the license manager user guide.
Note: If any of the software instance (i.e. LiDAR360, LiMapper, LiGeoreference, LiPowerline) is being opened while updating the license in License Manager, please restart the software to make the license be effective.
Note: If an user would like to move a key from one computer to another, he/she should revoke first, then activate on the other. If the license code has been deleted, the user should reactivate on the same computer first, then revoke and activate this key on the other computer.
Note: Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for inquiry and purchase.
Currently, the supported languages are English, Chinese and French. You can switch the menu language in the following way:
- Click Display > Language > English/Chinese/French in the menu bar.
- Language change needs a restart to be effective. Click Yes in the pop-up dialog to restart the software immediately, or click Cancel and restart later.