Katalon Studio Activation (Since 5.7)

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Thank you for choosing Katalon Studio. After installing Katalon Studio, you will be asked to activate the app using Katalon account. We recommend that you have an Internet connection on the computer that you are going to use Katalon Studio in. 

In some cases where there is no Internet access, you will need a computer with Internet connection to request an Offline Activation Code to activate Katalon Studio. 

Activating with Internet Connection

Simply provide your Katalon account to activate Katalon Studio. 

In-app Registration

If you have not registered a Katalon account yet, Katalon Studio allows you to sign up for an account right inside the app without having to access the website.

Once you have signed up successfully, Katalon Studio will automatically be activated. 

Configuring Proxy for Activation

If you are behind a Proxy, you will need to config the proxy setting before activating Katalon Studio. Click on Config Proxy on the Activation dialog, the Proxy Settings will be displayed as below.

Activating without Internet Connection

A Katalon account is required for requesting the Offline Activation Code. If you don’t have an account, please sign up for one either in-app or on the Katalon website (https://www.katalon.com).

If there is no Internet connection available, Katalon Studio allows you to activate using an Offline Activation Code that requested on a computer with Internet connection. Follow these steps:

  1. Copy the provided unique Request Code.
  2. On the computer with Internet access, open Katalon website and sign in to your account.
  3. Access https://www.katalon.com/activation to request the Activation Code using the copied Request Code.
  4. Copy and Paste the generated Activation Code to activate Katalon Studio.

Troubleshooting Common Problems with Activation

  • Network error! Please try Offline Activation” - This error message indicates Katalon Studio application cannot communicate with Katalon server to activate the product. 
    • Please check your Internet connection and try again.
    • If you are behind a Proxy, please Config Proxy first and try to activate Katalon Studio again.