ANPR SDK for Windows. Licensing

General Information

To be able to commercially redistribute the SD-TOOLKIT ANPR SDK runtime components as a part of your software you have to own a Developer License Key. The Developer License Key should be purchased and activated for each software developer working with the SDK. There are two types of licenses available: Individual Developer License for single developer and Enterprise Developer License for up to six developers within same company.

After installation of the SDK on your computer you have 30 days trial evaluation period to verify the functionality. During evaluation period you have fully functional version. The evaluation version may NOT be used commercially other than to evaluate the product with the intention to purchase the full, registered version.

The SD-TOOLKIT ANPR SDK for Windows is royalty free for solutions where only single instance of ANPR Engine is runnig. This mean, that once you get a valid Developer License Key, no additional licenses or other expenses are required to commercially redistribute the SD-TOOLKIT ANPR SDK runtime components as a part or your application. The Developer license lifetime is unlimited. The Developer License owner have also 12 months support and access to all new versions and updates released during next 12 months starting from purchase date. After that period you are able to extend the update period to 12 months more by purchasing Upgrade License Key. Upgrade License Key is an extension of a Developer License Key and must be used together with a Developer License Key.

Server Runtime License activation is required for software components which runs multiple instances of the ANPR Engine.

To activate runtime licensee extend your application with the following:

  1. Create an instance of ANPREngine passing your developer license key:
    new AnprVideoEngine(<Your developer license>);
  2. Use instance of AnprLicManager to check valid and to activate Server Runtime License.
    AnprLicManager licMgr = new AnprLicManager();
    licMgr.Init(<Your developer license>, "");
    if (!licMgr.IsRuntimeLicenseActivated())
         licMgr.ActivateServerRuntimeLicense(<Runtime license Key>);

It is forbidden to distribute SD-TOOLKIT Barcode reader runtime components as a part or other SDK or commercial library.

License lifecycle

  1. Download and install the SDK.
  2. Once you are satisfied with SDK quality purchase the Developer License and activate according to instructions delivered together with the license key.
  3. Optionally after Developer License support period expiration you can extend it to 12 months more by purchasing Upgrade License.