Licensing & Upgrade


ReSharper 9.x Classroom License

Classroom licenses allow for use of the fully-functional version of ReSharper for educational and teaching purposes in classrooms by professors, trainers, and students.


Open Source licenses are available to non-commercial OS software projects that meet the Open Source definition and a set of additional criteria. Please make sure that you meet the following criteria:

  • You are the project lead or a regular committer.
  • Your OS project meets the Open Source definition.
  • You do not perform any paid support, consulting or training services for your OS project, and you do not distribute paid versions of your OS software. If you provide paid services for or distribute paid versions of your OS software, we might have other options available for your project. Please contact us at opensource@jetbrains.com for details.
  • Your OS project is being actively developed for a minimum of 3 months.
  • Your OS project's community is active. This means that you have recent activity in your newsgroups or forums.
  • Your OS project has a web site. The web site has a News section that is being kept up to date, or links to a social network account used to announce updates of the project.
  • You release updated builds on a regular basis.

To apply for a free license, please select an option that suits you below, complete and submit the online application form.


Classroom License Details





Who qualifies

Classroom Licenses allow for use of the fully-functional version of the software for educational and teaching uses in classrooms by professors, trainers, and students. The Classroom license requires special approval.

If you are not sure that a Classroom License is right for you, check license comparison chart.

License terms

Site license model

The software can be installed on any number of computers and used by any number of concurrent users in classes. Additionally, students can use the software for homework.

1-year Terms

A license is provided for a period of 1 year and allows for free upgrades to all new releases of the software within 1 year. License renewal is available on request.

Non-transferable restriction

Use of the software is restricted to a licensed user with no right to transfer the software to third parties.

For complete details, please check the ReSharper Classroom License Agreement.

How to renew

If you already have an OS license and would like to get it renewed, please send an email to opensource@jetbrains.com indicating the number of your license certificate and a link to the latest release pages of your project or something that indicates your project is alive and kicking!

Who qualifies

Open Source Licenses are available free to non-commercial open source software development projects that meet the Open Source definition, have a dedicated website, and an active community.

If you are not sure that an Open Source License is right for you, check the license comparison chart.

If you provide paid services for your open source software or distribute paid versions of your open source software, a license may or may not be granted to you at the discretion of the responsible license officer. Please contact us to check the available options.

Apache developers: Since ASF developers are often involved in several projects concurrently, JetBrains will provide them with personal licenses for individual developers, rather than on a per-project basis as we normally do for other Open Source projects.

OS License Terms
Site license model

The software can be installed on any number of computers and used by any number of concurrent open source project members.

1-year Terms

A license is provided for a period of 1 year and allows for free upgrades to all new releases of the software within 1 year. License renewal is available on request.

Non-transferable restriction

Use of the software is restricted to a licensed user with no right to transfer the software to third parties.

For complete details, please check the ReSharper License Agreement for Open Source Projects

Apache OS Personal License Terms (concerns Apache developers)

Named User License Model

A Personal Apache OS License is a named-user license which restricts the use of the software to the person to whom the license is issued. The license allows for installation of the software on different computers (at work and/or at home), provided that multiple instances of the software will not be used at the same time.

1-year Terms

A license is provided for a period of 1 year and allows for free upgrades to all new releases of the software within 1 year. License renewal is available on request.

Non-transferable restriction

Use of the software is restricted to a licensed individual with no right to transfer the software to a company or other individuals.