Folx PRO Version Activation Instructions

Once you have purchased PRO Version of Folx, activate it to benefit from all its advantages.

You get the activation code as soon as your order is processed. The maximum number of Macs, on which you can enter this activation code (that is, activate Folx), is determined by the license type you own:

License Type Number of Macs

Folx Can be Activated on

PRO Version Personal License 1
PRO Version Family Pack License 3

To activate PRO Version of Folx, take these steps:

Note: Access to the Internet on your Mac is required.

  1. Click “Activate Folx PRO” in Folx menu:


  2. In the invoked window enter your activation code you’ve received from us:img
  3. Finally, click “OK” button.
  4. Folx will be activated automatically. No system reboot or application restart is required.Once activation is successfully completed, you will get the following message:img
  5. If you still don’t have PRO Version of Folx, you can upgrade your Free version by clicking “Buy PRO version” button.


If you don’t have Internet access on your Mac…

In this case you can activate Folx manually (offline). You will need to use another computer which is online to get the special activation file.

Do the following:

  1. Repeat steps 1-3 of the instruction above.
  2. You will get the following message:img
  3. Click “Activate manually” button.
  4. In the invoked window read the instructions and click “Save activation info” button:img
  5. Save the activation info to the file (it will have .activate extension):img
  6. Then bring this file (on a USB flash drive, for example) to any computer which has Internet access.
  7. Go to Click “Choose File” button to load the file, enter the verification code and click “Submit” button:img
  8. Activation file will be sent to the e-mail address (from which the order was placed). You will also have the possibility to download this file right away:



  9. Bring this file to your Mac (where Folx is installed). Repeat steps 1-3 of this instruction to invoke the following window and click “Load activation file” button:img
  10. Once activation is successfully completed, you will get a confirmation message:



  1. Folx PRO Version may be occasionally reactivated in the background to ensure smooth and uninterrupted license compliance check. This will require Internet connection as well. If there is no access to the Internet available on your Mac, you can reactivate Folx manually (offline). Follow the instructions above.
  2. Free version of Folx performs activation in the background without your interference. No activation code is needed! Activation of Folx Free edition is required for statistics only.
  3. No personal information is collected during activation. Check our Privacy Policy for details.

Still have questions concerning activation? Read the FAQs.