First Licence

Select the Sage 200 Excelerator Custom Toolbar (see Starting the software) and then, License.

Viewing Excelerator licences

The status of the current license will be displayed.

The following screen will be displayed when activating the product for the first time.

Excelerator licences screen

Generate Licence Request


Click on Licence > Generate Licence Request.

Generate an Excelerator licence request

The following screen will be displayed.

Excelerator licence request form

Tick Edit your information and enter the users first and last name.

If you wish to subscribe to news and updates then, tick this box and provide an email address, otherwise, leave un-ticked. 

Select whether the software is being installed onto a pc or laptop in the Machine drop-down list. This is required in order to generate the correct type of licence (Demo or Full).

If the product has been purchased already, then Codis will have provided a Licence ID (with the order) which must be entered in this box.

If a Demo licence is required then, tick the Request Demo box. 

Click Generate request code to generate a licence request and then click Copy to clipboard. The licence request string will be copied to the clipboard and can be pasted into an email to be sent to licensing@codis.co.uk in order to obtain the Activation Codes.

Close the window by selecting the 'x' in the top right hand corner of the box.  Note, should the Generate Licence Request option be re-selected before the Activation Codes are entered then, the details entered previously will show as blank until the Activation Codes are entered.

Once the licence string is received by email from Codis Licensing, then this should be applied as described in the following section.

Note, the licence string must be applied within seven days of receipt otherwise, it will expire.

Enter Activation Code

Click on Licence > Enter Activation Code.Activation code menu option

The following screen will be displayed.


Excelerator activation code form

Copy the Activation String from the email received from Codis Licensing and paste into the licensing window by selecting Paste activation code.

On doing so a preview of the licence details will be displayed.

If the details are not correct please contact us immediately.

If the details are correct then, click Activate product which will display a pop-up confirmation.

Excelerator activation confirmation dialog

Clicking OK to the pop-up will complete the licence activation process and display the licence details and the expiry date.Excelerator activated licences

The licence window can be closed by selecting 'X' in the top right hand corner of the screen.