ChemOffice and ChemDraw

This user guide helps you to activate, license and install ChemOffice or ChemDraw.

 Hinweise

  • The software is not free. You can order it from AcadCloud.
  • If you have downloaded the software in a ZIP archive, unpack the files to your hard disk before the installation. To do so, copy the files in the ZIP archive to a folder on your hard disk or right-click the ZIP file and select Extract All ...
  • The license expires on the next 31 March. Afterwards, you have to obtain a new license.

Obtaining an activation code

  1. Request your activation code
  2. If you do not already have an account, register on this site with your u:account e-mail address. Log in after you have successfully registered.
  3. Click Order History on the left-hand side in the Software & Services section.

Screenshot ChemDraw Software&Services - Order History

Now click the entry Site License Update DSK V17. (This entry can also have another, similar name.)

Screenshot ChemDraw Order History - Site License Update

The activation code is specified in the column ActivationCode.

Screenshot ChemDraw Order Detail - ActivationCode - Aktivierungscode

Installing ChemOffice on Windows

  1. Download the file ChemOfficePro18.exe and/or ChemOfficePro18.exe from AcadCloud and open it.
  2. Click Install Software.

Screenshot ChemOffice - Hauptmenü Install Software

Click Quit.

Screenshot ChemOffice - Please activate your PerkinElmer Software - Quit

Confirm the notification with OK.

Screenshot ChemOffice - Produkt wurde nicht aktiviert

Click Next.

Screenshot ChemOffice - Willkommen

Scroll to the end of the License Agreement, where you can accept it. To do so, select I accept the terms in this license agreement. Click Next.

Screenshot ChemOffice - Lizenzvereinbarung akzeptieren

Continue the installation by following the instructions of the installation software.

Next, open one of the applications in ChemOffice, for example ChemDraw. A window appears, prompting you to enter the following data:

  • Name: Enter your name.
  • Email: Enter your u:account e-mail address. 
  • Activation code: Enter your activation code. 

Then click Activate to activate ChemOffice.

Screenshot ChemOffice Softwareaktivierung - Dateneingabe

Installing ChemDraw on macOS

  1. Download the fileChemDrawPro18.dmg and/or ChemOfficePro19mac.zip from AcadCloud.
  2. Open the file.
  3. Click Agree to accept the terms of the License Agreement.

Screenshot ChemOffice Lizenzbedingungen akzeptieren

Copy or drag the program Chem Draw Professional 18.0 (or 19.0) to the Applications folder. 
Go to this folder and open the program.

Screenshot ChemDraw Programm in Ordner verschieben

A window appears, prompting you to enter the following data: 

  • Name: Enter your name.
  • E-mail: Enter your u:account e-mail address. 
  • Activation code: Enter your activation code. 

Then click Activate to activate ChemOffice.

Screenshot ChemDraw aktivieren - Dateneingabe

Confirm the notification with OK.

Screenshot ChemDraw erfolgreich aktiviert

Click Install.

Screenshot ChemDraw Aktivierung - Ordner werden erstellt - Installieren