Documentation

Safenet license

Download the software

After buying a TVPaint Animation license, you will receive an email with the instructions to follow in order to download and install the software and to activate your license.
To download TVPaint Animation, you need to access your User Account first. Simply click on My Account in order to log in :



In your User Account, beneath Downloads, click on Your Software.



You will then have access to the available downloads according to the license you purchased.



The Safenet licenses are licenses with USB dongles and activation codes. Choose your system configuration in the Configuration drop down menu and click on the download icon.

Click on the blue envelope in order to receive an email with your activation codes.

The download icon will lead you to the download page :



Click on the button Download in order to launch the downloading process.

Install the software

Windows

Once the ZIP file is downloaded, unzip it, and open the folder TVPaint Animation.

It is strongly recommended to keep the installation folder and all its files. It contains the software installer, the End User License Agreement, the Creation Pack Trial version, as well as the After Effect import file.

Double-click on the EXE file TVPaint Animation[...].exe, then follow the instructions to install the program.





Make sure that all the installation components are checked. Then continue the installation.



The Sentinel driver installation is essential for the computer to detect the USB dongle and activate your license.

After completing all the installations, you can start TVPaint Animation.

Mac

Please, do not connect the USB dongle until the end of the installation process.

Once the ZIP file downloaded, doucle-click on it in order to extract the folder TVPaint Animation.



It is strongly recommended to keep the installation folder and all its files. It contains the software installer, the End User License Agreement, the Creation Pack Trial version, as well as the After Effect import file.

Double-click on the DMG file TVPaint Animation[...].dmg, then follow the instructions to install the software.


Before installing the software, double-click on the Sentinel driver installation package first :




If the installation does not start, you will need to allow your system to install the Sentinel driver.

Go to System preferences :



Click on Security & Privacy :



Then, click on Open Anyway.







The Sentinel driver installation is essential for your computer to be able to detect your USB dongle and allow you to activate the software.

After completing the driver installation, drag the butterfly to the application folder:



You can now connect the USB dongle and start TVPaint Animation.

Linux RMP

Once the TAR file downloaded, double-click on it to open the window allowing you to extract the folder :



Then click on Extract.

Once the folder extracted, double-click on it in order to open it.


It is strongly recommended to keep the installation folder and all its files. It contains the software installer, the End User License Agreement, the Creation Pack Trial version, as well as the After Effect import file.





Then double-click on the package TVPaint Animation[...].rpm, which opens the installation window :



Click on Install, then wait for the the installation completion.

Before launching the software, you will need to install the Sentinel driver allowing your computer to detect the USB dongle.

To do so, open a console and type the following commands :


In this case, the TVPaint Animation folder containing the Sentinel driver installer is in the Downloads folder.





After the driver installation has started, accept the End User License Agreement by typing y :



After completing all the installations, you can start TVPaint Animation.

Linux Debian

Once the TAR file downloaded, double-click on it to open the window allowing you to extract the folder :



Then click on Extract.

Once the folder extracted, double-click on it in order to open it.

It is strongly advised to keep the installation folder and all its files. It contains the software installer, the End User License Agreement, the Creation Pack Trial version, as well as the After Effect import file.




Then double-click on the package TVPaint Animation[...].deb, which opens the installation window :



Click on Install, then wait for the the installation completion.

Before launching the software, you will need to install the Sentinel driver allowing your computer to detect the USB dongle.

To do so, open a console and type the following commands :


In this case, the TVPaint Animation folder containing the Sentinel driver installer is in the Downloads folder.





After completing all the installations, you can start TVPaint Animation.

Register the software

Once the software is opened, it will ask you for the activation codes.
Type the Unlock-Code (you will find it in the email you got after clicking on the envelope), and your user name. Then click on Register the software.



If you click on Continue without UnlockCode, you will have a 30 days to use the software without your Unlock-Code. After this period, you won’t be able to use it unless you type in your Unlock-Code.

After all these steps are completed, you can start drawing in TVPaint Animation !