This post explains how to activate and deactivate a plugin license. Activating your license gives you access to plugin settings, free auto-updates, and priority support. Works for any plugin license. Note: to view your License Key at any time, log in to your account at Plugin Planet.
How to activate & deactivate your license
There are two ways to activate & deactivate your licence: via the plugin settings or online via your Plugin Planet account.
To activate/deactivate via the plugin settings:
- Get your License Key
- In the WP Admin Area, visit the plugin’s License page (located under the “Plugins” menu)
- Enter your license in the field, “License Key”
- Click “Save Changes”
- Click “Activate License”
To deactivate, click “Deactivate License”.
To activate/deactivate via your Plugin Planet account:
- First, log in to your account at Plugin Planet »
- From your account Dashboard, click the Purchase History link
- Click on “View Licenses”
- Click “Manage Sites”
From here, you can deactivate any site by clicking “Deactivate Site”. And/or you can activate a new site by entering its full URL in the “Add Site” field and clicking the button.
Important: remember to deactivate your license before uninstalling (deleting) the plugin, and/or transferring to a new domain. Learn more about license transfers.