Learn about the various types of Autodesk software licences, and decide which one is right for you and your organisation. If you have already obtained licences, learn how to activate the type of licence you’ve purchased.
The licence you purchase determines important factors such as how you use the licence, the flexibility with which you can transfer licences between workstations, the method of deployment, and whether usage tracking is possible. The following table summarises the three licence types and their distinct benefits.
Individual Stand-Alone Licence
One licence and one serial number installed on one computer
One licence to one computer
Multi-seat Stand-Alone Licence
Multiple licences tied to one serial number for products installed on multiple computers
One serial number for licences on many computers; preallocated usage
Multiple licences tied to one serial number and dynamically allocated to multiple computers
One licence for many computers; dynamic licence pool; licence borrowing for remote use