Licenses & Updates

AliveColors is powerful cross-platform image editing software for Windows, Mac, Linux. Before purchasing the licensed version, you can use the trial period to evaluate features of the program.


► 10 Day Trial

The trial version is free and fully functional for 10 days. No registration is required. Just download and install the program! The trial period starts ticking the first time you start the software. Learn more how to start the trial period.

To continue using AliveColors after the trial period expired, you have to either activate a Free version or buy a Home/Business license.


► Free Version

AliveColors is available as a free version with limited functionality.

Sign up to get a free license key! See the instructions.

Note that a Free license is strictly for non-commercial, personal use only.

    Attention: The free version is available exclusively for subscribers of AliveColors Newsletter. If you unsubscribe, your free license key will be immediately disabled!

One license key allows activating and using the software on a single computer.


► Lifetime License

A perpetual license is a one-time fee. The license does not expire. Choose between Home and Business, the difference is in purposes. For commercial use, you need a Business license.

    AliveColors Home ($ 55): Full functionality. For non-commercial use only. The software can only be used for personal purposes by individuals.

    AliveColors Business ($ 160): Full functionality. Commercial use is allowed. The software can be used for creating and processing images or projects intended to sell, advertise, or promote products, services, etc. The license is for commercial and government organizations, educational institutions, and individuals that derive a profit from the usage of the software.

One license key allows activating and using the software on a single computer. In case of replacement or upgrade of a computer, additional activation is provided by user request.


► Updates

When you purchase a lifetime Home/Business license, you also get 1 year of free updates. Within 12 months from the date of purchase, you can update the program to new versions free of charge. After this period runs out, updates become paid. You can use the latest activated version for which your license is valid, or buy updates to get newer versions.

    1 Year of Updates ($ 20)

    Enter your serial number (XXXX-XXXX-XXXX) in the Serial number field and click Check!
    After the payment is completed, this license becomes valid for the current version of the program and for all subsequent updates within a year. Re-activate the latest version using your serial number.


► License Upgrade

You can upgrade your Home license to Business by paying only the price difference.

    Upgrade Home to Business ($ 105)

    Enter your serial number (XXXX-XXXX-XXXX) in the Serial number field.
    After completion of the ordering process, re-activate the program using the same serial number.
    It will be registered under a Business license.

The license information is displayed in the About AliveColors window (Help -> About AliveColors).


If you still have any questions or have some difficulty, please feel free to contact us.