Licensing ARES Applications

Welcome to ARES Licensing online help.

This documentation provides information about license types, applying and managing licenses of your ARES products, and using your Graebert Account in the Customer Portal which lets us manage your licenses.

Graebert’s unique “Trinity” concept offers a smooth user experience across desktop, mobile, and cloud.

When you buy ARES Commander you will get access to the full "Trinity" suite with the same license:

You can work anywhere and from any device.

Graebert’s unique “Trinity” concept offers a seamless user experience across desktop, mobile, and cloud. The new Dark UI is harmonizing the user interface across all the ARES CAD software.

You can now access Cloud Storages from the different devices to create and edit, submit and share, and view and present your CAD drawings.

What has changed in licensing?

Former licensing (prior to ARES Commander 2017) was device dependent: licenses were bound to a specific computer. The new licensing is basically a personal licensing, bound to you as a user or to you as a member of an organization. A personal license has the benefit to use it on multiple computers.

Former licensing was device dependent: licenses were bound to a specific computer. The new licensing is basically a personal licensing, bound to you as a user or to you as a member of an organization. A personal license has the benefit to use it on multiple computers.

To read more about the benefits of the new licensing system, click here.

Try before you buy

You can test ARES Commander by installing the trial version and make use off all the features available in the application.

To read more about the trial version, click here.

Contents

The following chapters describe the licensing system and user account functionality: