6 Trial License

To obtain a Trial license

  1. Start Origin. The Trial License Options dialog is opened.
  2. Select Get a free 21 day trial license now and click OK.
  3. You web browser will open to the Request for 21-day Trial License page. Click the Continue button.
  4. Log in as requested.
  5. Verify that your email address is correct in your User Profile (the license will be sent to that email address).
  6. Click Get Trial License.
  7. Copy the license from the email you receive, and paste it into Origin in the first box.
  8. Enter the email address the license was sent to in the second box.
  9. Click OK.

You should see a message stating that your license has been successfully updated. Origin will run the Trial for 21 days.


  1. If you installed the Origin (or OriginPro) trial but you really want to trial OriginPro (or Origin), you can check (or uncheck) Help: Run Trial as OriginPro to convert it to a Pro (or Standard) version.
  2. With purchased software, there is a need to deactivate a license before moving the license to a new computer or reassigning the license to a new user. This does NOT apply to a Trial License.

If the Trial is installed on your computer and you want to convert that Trial to a Product (requires serial number), see this FAQ

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