Safe Activation Service 3

Daily Backups  Event Driven Actions

A daily backup of your account data will be stored for one month. Configure Safe Activation to automatically copy the daily backup file to your web site for safekeeping.

Restore your account data to a previous date with a button click if necessary.


Configure event driven actions like customer emails, notification dialogs in your application or set Serial Number flags.

For example, send an email a month before subscription expires another one week before expiration and present a notification if it expires without renewal.

Integrated Shopping Cart  External Shopping Cart

The Built-In Shopping Cart uses your PayPal or merchant account or ShipIt to process online orders. The cart supports multiple products, quantities, discount codes, tax and shipping options.


Use Safe Activation with any external shopping cart system. Pre-Integrated carts include Shopify, UltraCart, Ejunkie, 2Checkout, PremiumWebCart, SecureNetShop, FastSpring, DPD, Mals, etc. Learn more about the Software Sales Process.

Order Summary  Transactions

Automatically assign Serial Numbers and provide a download link for products when order is processed.

Present order summary to customers by web or email.


List or search Order Summary transactions generated by the Integrated or External shopping cart. Generate manual transactions for phone or email orders from your Safe Activation account.

Payment Processors  Customer & Sales Login

Use PayPal, Stripe, Authorize.Net or Amazon Payments to automate payment processing without programming.

Integrate to other shopping carts and third party payment processor with little or no development effort.


Enable an online Customer Account that allows customers to log in and view transactions or license status of purchased products.

Enable a sales rep login to your Safe Activation account to submit orders or view customer licensing information without the risk of full access to configuration data.

Registered Downloads  License Automation

Use a Registered Download to protect a digital product. Restrict the number of days, downloads or locations (IP addresses) allowed by a download link.

  • Log Activations, Release/Restore, Orders, etc.
  • Save Computer IP Address during Activation.
  • Remotely Control Timed Licenses
  • Read/Write App Data and Statistics via Web.
Customization & Branding  Unicode & HTML

Apply header, logo and background images across customer viewable web pages to present a consistent brand.

Add style with HTML tags and CSS.


Send customer emails with HTML formatting. Add style and links to notification dialogs.

Support any human language with Unicode enabled web pages, communication and runtime support.

Cloud License  Affiliate & Reseller Sales

Cloud License is an API to activate and license software on any desktop computer or mobile device with Internet access.

Apply a Product, Trial, Subscription or Floating license without installing additional software on the device.


An affiliate is a partner that helps you sell your software for a commission. Give special buy buttons to affiliates that work with your payment and Serial Number delivery process.

A reseller is a partner that directly sells your software to customers. Resellers can retrieve Serial Numbers for specific products and you bill them later at the reseller price.

Track monthly sales for each Affiliate or Reseller.

Remote Email Server  CRM Webhook

Link Safe Activation to your own email server.

Send Order Summary, Activation Request, Event Notification or CRM Webhook emails from your own email account.


Send customer data to a CRM (Customer Relation Management) system when an order is processed or customer activates a license.

Post data to a URL on any website or send it in an email message.

Paypal  Stripe

Create Buy and Subscribe buttons for your website that automate the payment and Serial Number delivery process.

Manage a subscription license with periodic annual or monthly charges and automated cancellation. Create Affiliate buy buttons that track sales for commission payouts.


Create Buy and Subscribe buttons for your website that automate the payment and Serial Number delivery process.

Manage a subscription license with periodic annual or monthly charges and automated cancellation. Automate a revenue split with a Reseller or App developer.

Buy Button with Discount Codes  Extend Trial License

Add fixed amount or percentage Discount Codes to Buy or Subscription buttons created with PayPal.

Once setup, add or remove Discount Codes in minutes from Safe Activation without PayPal or website changes.


Extend a Trial license with a computer specific Expiration Code. Instruct the user to enter the secure code to assign a new expiration date. Repeat the process as needed.

Extend a time-limited license for any customer from your Internet browser even if that license auto-activates without Safe Activation.

Order Email Template  Order Entry Template

Create a Product specific Email Template used to construct the customer's Order Summary email.

The email message shows the Order ID and assigned Serial Number. Include download, getting started or help links for the specific product purchased.


Create a custom entry form to generate a Transaction, assign a Serial Number and deliver it to the customer in an Order Summary email.

Reduce human error and effort to manually add a Transaction for POs or free Serial Numbers issued to customers or employees.

The PayPal vs Stripe overview can help you choose a Payment processor.