For University owned Machines see ChemBioOffice_Activation_For_UOA_Machines
‘For Personal Use ‘ on Non- University Computers
NOTE : Individual users are NOT to use the Lab Serial Number and Activation code to
Activate their personal copy. Perkin Elmer will withdraw the licence if they do find out,
which they can easily do.
Individual users can download the software via this link:
In the site license verification field, enter your email address which must contain one of the following suffixes:
Press ‘submit’ and on the next page press ‘continue’.
This takes you to a login or registration page. If you are not already registered, then do so.
You will then be taken to the download page. Download the appropriate software.
This process automatically generates your serial number so that you can activate the software
after or during Installation.
This serial number should be emailed to you. However if it is not, you might be able to get it by
going to the url below and log in again to your account and clicking on ‘My Downloads’ under
Services on the right hand side of the web page.
Install the software by running the downloaded executable.
During this process the Cambridgesoft Activation Page will come up.
Fill it out as per the instructions below. and follow the prompts to install the software.
If you do not activate during installation you can do it from within the installed software.
Note: If you already have a recent version of the software installed, you don’t have to actually download
it again, but you do have to go through the registration process in order to receive ths your new serial number.
Activation will be required for individuals who choose to install the software for home, office or personal user. For more details regarding
activation, please follow the link below to review the FAQ:
Activation from within the currently installed software
Open ChemBio Office and go to Help and click on ‘Activate ChemBioDraw Ultra’
This brings up the CambridgeSoft Software Activation Window
Fill in the Name, Organisation(The University of Auckland), Email address and the Serial number that you got by email from Perkin Elmer:
Click on ‘Activate over Internet’
This will bring up the following message:
CliCk OK to continue.
After a few minutes The following success message should appear:
If you have problems :
1 ) Check your internet connection first.
2) You might have to obatin another Serial Number:
If you are offsite follow the procedure here to obtain another Serial number:
On University Computers we have the serial numbers use the Big Red Button or
Note If you have activated before the the expiry date you should not need to get
another serial number for on-campus machines.