Installing Pervasive.SQL 11 Prompts To Activate

If you are installing Pervasive.SQL Version 11 from the CYMA full download and get to the "Activate" prompt, you will need a Pervasive.SQL Version 11 license key; keys for prior Pervasive.SQL versions will not work. If you have not purchased a license key for Pervasive.SQL Version 11, you may either:

  1. Purchase the Pervasive.SQL Version 11 license. Please contact your CYMA Reseller or CYMA at 800-292-2962.

    or

  2. Uninstall Pervasive.SQL Version 11 and revert to a prior version of Pervasive.

Instructions for Uninstalling Pervasive.SQL 11 and Reinstalling Pervasive.SQL 10.x*

  1. Uncheck "Authorize" in the Pervasive.SQL Installation.
  2. Click Finish to finish your Pervasive.SQL installation
  3. An internet browser will open with a Pervasive.SQL registration page; simply close the registration page as it is unneccessary.
  4. Go to Control Panel -> Add/Remove Programs (or Programs and Features)
  5. Find Pervasive.SQL PSQL v11 in the list of programs
  6. Select Remove or Uninstall/Change
  7. Select Next and then Choose the Remove option

    NOTE: You will be presented with a RED message that, to summarize, says that all Pervasive.SQL keys will be retained on this machine.
  8. Once the program has been uninstalled, go to www.cyma.com/Pervasive10/
  9. Download your licensed version of Pervasive.SQL to a location that you will remember
  10. Complete the installation and use your key to activate the product.

* If you are moving from a version prior to Pervasive.SQL 10.x contact your CYMA Reseller or CYMA at 800-292-2962.