The instructions below are for installing your standalone (non-network) Carlson Takeoff OEM (with embedded AutoCAD). If you purchased a network license of this program see Download & Install the Carlson Network License Manager FAQ for help.
The instructions below are for installing your standalone (non-network) Carlson Software on top of a separately purchased license of AutoCAD or the IntelliCAD that comes with the program.

  1. Follow this link:
  2. Next to, “Carlson Survey/Civil/Mining/Takeoff for CAD”, pick “Show Files”
  3. From the drop-down list, select the correct “Product Version”
  4. Download #1 or #2 will be the full, complete, up-to-date version of the software. Select “Download”.
  5. During installation, enter your serial number when prompted: XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX
  6. When prompted for the platform, select IntelliCAD or your current version of AutoCAD.

If you have previously downloaded and installed Carlson and have been running it under a trial serial number, you do not need to re-download and re-install. You can follow the instructions below to update your registration with your new purchased serial number:

  1. Start Carlson Software
  2. Go to Help > About Carlson
  3. Pick the “Change Registration” button
  4. Once the “Add/Remove Serial Number” dialog box is open, pick the “Add” button
  5. Complete the Registration Information with your new serial number: XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX.

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