Are you new to PLA 3.0? Get PLA 3.0.5 up and running in your environment in just four steps. The steps below cover the installation on a local system using a local database. For help on how to deploy PLA 3.0.5 in other scenarios, please consult our Installation and Licensing Guide.
- Install PLA 3.0 on a local system. (How-to Guide)
- Activate your PLA 3.0 license using a software key. (How-to Guide) & (Video)
Note: Skip this step for the PLA 3.0 trial version.
- Create your first PLA 3.0 database. (How-to Guide) & (Video)
- Activate the add-ons you want to use. (How-to Guide)
Note: If the computer running PLA 3.0 cannot access the internet, use a computer connected to the internet to download the required files. (Video)
Do you work with PLA 3.0.4, PLA 3.0.3, or an older PLA 3.0 version? With an active PLA Support Contract, you can update to PLA 3.0.5 free of charge. Simply install PLA 3.0.5 in your environment. Your existing license is automatically activated. For details on the new license handling and additional information on how to update to PLA 3.0.5, please go to 'Administration & Maintenance'.