How To: Re-register ArcView Single Use 8.x


Instructions provided describe how to re-register ArcView Single Use 8.x.


  1. Start Windows Explorer.
  2. Navigate to C:\Program Files\ESRI\License\SingleUser.
  3. Delete any *FX.lic files.

    Deleting any *FX.lic files removes the authorization to use ArcView Single Use and any registered extension.

  4. Click Start > Programs > ArcGIS > Desktop Administrator > Register ArcView and Extensions > Register Now.
  5. Select the option 'I have already registered ArcView and need to register additional GIS extensions.'

    The first option, 'I have installed ArcView and need to register the software,' is grayed out.

  6. Register ArcView and extensions using the EVA registration number.

    Use these steps to re-register ArcView with the UNK registration number when the evaluations time out.