As a registered user of Cognex vision systems, you are entitled to install and run In-Sight Explorer software on one or more PCs with no time limit, as long as at least one In-Sight system is located on the same network as the PC(s).
In order to run In-Sight Explorer without an In-Sight system, you will need to enter a key to unlock the emulator software. The following instructions will help you with this process:
Step 1: Start In-Sight Explorer.
Step 2: Under the System menu, select Options. The Options dialog box will appear with emulation selected by default.
NOTE: DO NOT CLOSE THE OPTIONS DIALOG BOX UNTIL INSTRUCTED.
If you accidentally close it, you will need to start over from step 2.
Step 3: In the Registration Section of the dialog box, locate the 8-character Offline Programming Reference string.
Step 4: Copy the string into the text box below labeled Offline Programming Reference, then press the Get Key button to generate the unlocking Offline Programming Key.
An Emulator Key will be registered to the following: