Setting up your BIMcollab Zoom Trial
BIMcollab ZOOM is a desktop IFC viewer for model validation. The full functionality of BIMcollab ZOOM can be unleashed by acquiring a full ZOOM license.
This article will take you through the procedure to obtain a free 30-day trial of BIMcollab ZOOM step by step.
Step 1: Activate the ZOOM Trial license
- Go to https://www.bimcollab.com/en/go/free-zoom-trial
Click on 'Start my 30-day full Trial'
- You will be asked to enter your email address to activate the ZOOM Trial license
- If a BIMcollab ID already exists for that email, you can login with your password, and the trial is immediately activated. The license will be automatically connected to the existing account.
If no BIMcollab ID exists yet, you can create one in the next step.
You will be asked to fill in your name and set a new password. The trial is immediately activated and the license will be connected to the new account.
- Once the trial is activated, you will get a confirmation message, along with the date until when the trial is valid
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Step 2: Download and install BIMcollab ZOOM
Go to downloads
and download BIMcollab ZOOM for Windows or MacOS.
Once downloaded, you can install the application on your computer.
Step 3: Start BIMcollab ZOOM and retrieve your Trial license
Start BIMcollab ZOOM to start making use of your ZOOM Trial license.
If you logged in with the same BIMcollab ID with which you requested the trial license, the license will be automatically retrieved, and you can immediately start using BIMcollab ZOOM to use its full potential.
You can confirm whether you are using a license by looking for the text 'Trial mode', and the amount of days remaining in your trial period in the lower left hand corner of BIMcollab ZOOM.
If the text is 'Free mode', you are still using a free license.
Follow these steps to retrieve your ZOOM Trial license, if it didn't happen automatically yet:
- Go to Extra > Settings > Licensing
- Under 'License type', select 'Personal license' (in Mac, type in join.bimcollab.com in the BIMcollab field)
- Under 'License credentials', fill in the login credentials for your BIMcollab ID
- Click on 'Obtain' to retrieve the license
The connection will check if a ZOOM license is available for your BIMcollab ID, and will activate your ZOOM Trial license.
Step 4: Use as you like
You can now use your ZOOM Trial license in combination with any BIMcollab Cloud spaces. The connection to your trial license is remembered.
Your Trial license is valid for a period of 30 days.
Enjoy your Trial period and feel free to share your experiences with us!
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