PyCharm License Activation Dialog
To open this dialog, do one of the following:
On the Welcome screen, click
From the main menu, select
You can evaluate PyCharm Ultimate for 30 days. After that period, you need to buy PyCharm and activate your license.
The upper part of the dialog reflects your PyCharm usage status (for example Free evaluation) and, if appropriate, provides related controls (for example Buy PyCharm).
The license activation options are in the lower part of the dialog under Activate new license via.
PyCharm usage status-related controls
Click this button to go to the JetBrains Web site to study the PyCharm purchasing options and to buy a license.
Evaluate for free for 30 days
Click this button to start evaluating PyCharm.
License activation options
Register using the JetBrains Account.
PyCharm will automatically show the list of your licenses and their details like expiration date and identifier. Click Activate to start using your license.
If your license is not shown on the list, click Refresh license list.
Register using an activation code.
You can get an activation code when you purchase a license for the corresponding product.
Register using the Floating License Server.
When performing silent installation or managing PyCharm installations on multiple machines, you can set the
JETBRAINS_LICENSE_SERVER environment variable to point the installation to the Floating License Server URL.
Alternatively, you can set the Floating License Server URL by adding the
-DJETBRAINS_LICENSE_SERVER JVM option.
If you encounter any issue when registering PyCharm, contact PyCharm support.