Becoming a Digital Publishing Master with in5

Images from apps and sites created with in5.

This course will teach you how to use InDesign and in5 to create beautiful and accessible sites and mobile apps. Learn to become a master of digital publishing from the ground up by using familiar design tools.

For full course details, visit the main course page.

Lesson 13: Activating a License

This lesson will show you how to use your purchased license to activate in5 so that you can start publishing live content.

Expert Contributors to this lesson

Justin Putney

Justin Putney

Creator of in5

Today's Course Outline

  1. How to Activate in5

Estimated time for lesson

Today’s lesson should take approximately 5 minutes.

How to Activate in5

Once you've installed and tested the demo version of in5, you can take the next step and purchase a license.

When you make a purchase, you'll be given access to an online portal.

Inside your account portal, you can create a user with an email and passcode (and/or a serial number if you prefer.

If you've installed the demo, you don't need to install anything else, you can simply activate the demo version and make it a licensed version.

To activate, open in5 within InDesign (File > Export HTML5 with in5...) and go to the Info section.

Click the Activate button.

Enter the email address and passcode (or serial number) that you created within your online account.

activation with email and passcode successful activation message

You're now ready to start publishing without restrictions or watermarks!

Take Aways

  • Account access is provided after purchase.
  • You can activate a previously installed demo version (no need to install anything else).
  • Activation takes place in the Info section of the in5 dialog.
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