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How to Solve Activation Issue Draftsight CAD Software [free version]

October 13, 2016 Leave a comment

Draftsight is Autocad like  2D & 3D CAD software application supports Dwg file.

Some cases, you are unable to activate Draftsight CAD Software. Activation Window keeps pop-up every time.

For Linux :
This is useful for Fedora, Ubuntu, Arch distributions.
Remove following folder from your home directory

/home/username/.config/Dassault Systemes

rm -r .config/Dassault Systemes
rm -r .config/DraftSight
rm -r .config/SWActivation

Again Try Activation by Open Draftsight.

For Windows

Remove Dassault Systemes & DraftSight folder from user Application data

Then Open Registry Editor by following method

Start -> Run [Shortcut : Win+R] -> enter regedit.

Find [Shortcut : Alt+F] SWActivation

Rename or Remove key[Preferred Rename]

Again Try Activation by Open Draftsight.


Install or upgrade KDE 4.8 in linux Mint 12 or ubuntu or kubuntu

January 30, 2012 1 comment

To install KDE 4.8 on Linux Mint or ubuntu or kbuntu, run the following command in a shell/terminal.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:kubuntu-ppa/backports

update packages by using the command

sudo apt-get update

or Add below ppa to software sources in control panel or application menu.


Install or KDE 4.8 components using Synaptic Package Manager / software manger or upgrade using update manager.