Licensing, Registration & Installation

Summary

Answers to frequently-asked questions about Bluebeam® Revu® licensing, installation, and registration.

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Revu


Questions

  1. Can I use a trial version of Revu prior to purchase?
  2. How do I purchase a fully functional copy of Revu?
  3. Are there any installation prerequisites?
  4. How do I install Revu?
  5. How do I register Revu?
  6. I received an error during the registration. What does it mean?
  7. How do I move my license from one computer to another?
  8. My computer crashed and I need to reinstall my software.
  9. Can I deploy Revu using SCCM or Group Policy across my network?

Can I use a trial version of Revu prior to purchase?

Yes, Bluebeam offers fully functional 30-day trials for all editions of Revu. Download a free trial of the edition of your choice.

Once the trial expires, you will not be able to create or save a modified file until you have purchased a license.


How do I purchase a fully functional copy of Revu?

You may purchase Revu directly from the Bluebeam Webstore or an authorized reseller.

When you purchase a license, a serial number and product key will be emailed to you that will unlock the full version of the software. For instructions, see How do I register Revu?


Are there any installation prerequisites?

The Revu installation should download and install the required prerequisites without any action from the user.

Please refer to the Bluebeam Revu Compatibility Chart to confirm that the version of Revu you want to install is compatible with the operating system and associated software on your machine.

How do I install Revu?

To view a step-by-step guide of how to install Revu on your Windows® operating system, click here.


How do I register Revu?

After you’ve purchased the software, you’ll receive a License Certificate which includes your serial number and product key used to register Revu. Please follow the instructions in How do I register Revu? to complete the software registration.


I received an error during the registration. What does it mean?

Below are the most common error messages you might see during the Revu registration. Click the message to view the solution.


How do I move my license from one computer to another?

Your license can be moved to another computer using the process described below:


My computer crashed and I need to reinstall Revu.

Please follow the directions in My Computer Crashed and I need to Reinstall Bluebeam Revu.


Can I deploy Revu using SCCM or Group Policy across my network?

Yes. Our deployment package offers administrators the flexibility to silently install Revu across enterprise computers using automation. A special build is available on the Revu Enterprise Deployment Packages page, which also includes the Revu Enterprise Deployment Guide.

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