Why use genuine Autodesk software?

Nonvalid software can increase the risk for software failure and exposure to malware, leading to hours of lost productivity.

Only genuine Autodesk products are warranted and supported by Autodesk. Purchase directly from Autodesk or through a value added reseller to get the performance and reliability you expect with access to the latest features, security updates, preceding versions and more.

Genuine Autodesk products

Genuine Autodesk programmes

  • Genuine Autodesk Service

    Did you receive a notification from the Genuine Autodesk Service? This service tests for certain types of nonvalid Autodesk software.

  • Software asset management (SAM)

    SAM best practices help ensure that you have the right number of licences, so you don't waste money on unnecessary software.

  • Verify your licences

    This programme helps you to evaluate your usage of Autodesk software and verify compliance with Autodesk licence agreements. If chosen, you will receive notice and instructions via email and/or letter. Autodesk may also contact you to perform a licence review.

Help prevent piracy and non-compliance

It is easy to unknowingly buy or use nonvalid software. Unauthorised sellers may sell nonvalid software at heavy discounts, on auction sites or bundle them with computer hardware.

Protect yourself and others by learning more about this important issue and by reporting non-compliance or websites you suspect may be selling or distributing nonvalid Autodesk products.

Frequently asked questions

Get answers to frequently asked questions about our programmes, protecting yourself from nonvalid software and more.