Failed to update the activation file

Installation and Licensing

Follow these steps to update the activation file manually if the update is not successful:

  1. Open the download area
  2. - Enter your email and password
  3. - Go to PowerFactory Releases->PowerFactory 20XX-> Installation Files
  4. - Download the "cmApm.bin" file
  5. - Paste the recently downloaded file in the installation directory of PowerFactory (eg. C:\Program Files\DIgSILENT\PowerFactory 20XX)
  6. - Open PowerFactory
  7. - If you still get the message, contact the support team