Why am I not able to install the ADINA node-locked license on my PC?
This applies only to the ADINA node-locked license. If you are using the floating
license, please see FAQ QI-004.
To start the Node-Locked License Installation Program, click
Start > Programs > ADINA System 8.x > Install Node-Locked License
If you are using the Sentinel C-Plus dongle, please make sure that
The Sentinel C-Plus driver is located on the ADINA CD-ROM under the \Drivers folder:
- the dongle is attached firmly to the parallel port
- you have installed the Sentinel C-Plus driver, especially if ADINA is newly
installed on this PC.
- \Drivers\Sentinel System Driver Installer 7.4.0.exe
Alternatively, you can download a zip file containing the driver here.
Other common problems:
- Mis-typing the password.
If you received your password
through email, please save the password file as a text file (i.e. with .txt extension).
Then, use the Import button in the License Installation program to read the
If you received your password through fax, please make sure that there are no
leading or trailing blank spaces in the password that you enter.
- Wrong date on the machine. Please correct the date.