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How To: Authorize ArcGIS Desktop 10 Single Use online

Summary

The instructions provided describe how to authorize ArcGIS Desktop 10 Singe Use online.

Procedure

  1. Navigate to Start > Programs > ArcGIS > ArcGIS Administrator.
  2. Click the Desktop folder.
    [O-Image] ArcGIS Admin - Desktop folder
  3. Select the appropriate software product, ArcInfo, ArcEditor or ArcView Single Use. Click the “Authorize Now...” button.
    [O-Image] ArcGIS Admin - Authorize Now
  4. Select the first option, “I have installed the software and need to authorize it.” Click Next.
    [O-Image] ArcGIS Admin - Authorization Options
  5. Select the first option, “Authorize with ESRI now using the Internet.” Click Next.
    [O-Image] ArcGIS Admin - Authorization Method
  6. In the Authorization Information window, fill in or verify all the necessary information. Click Next.
    [O-Image] Authorization Info
  7. Select relevant choices from the drop down lists: Your Organization, Your Industry, and Yourself. Click Next.
    [O-Image] Authorization Info cont.
  8. Type the authorization number, ESUXXXXXXXXX. Click next.
    [O-Image] Software Authorization Number
  9. If extensions need to be authorized, select the second option, “I have authorization number(s) to authorize one or more extensions.”

    Otherwise, accept the default option, “I do not want to authorize any extensions at this time.”

    Click Next.
    [O-Image] Authorize Software Extensions
  10. To evaluate any of the extensions for a period of 60 days, move the extension of choice over to the “Evaluation Extensions” column by highlighting the extension and then clicking the right-pointing arrow. Click Next.
    [O-Image] Evaluate Software Extensions
  11. Click Finish after the authorization process is complete. At this point ArcGIS Desktop 10 Single Use is authorized and ready for use.