In this tutorial, we will launch and Activate CLion IDE with a free trial evaluation. CLion is a flagship IDE for C/C++ development from JetBrains.
Activate CLion IDE
The steps to activate CLion are as follows:
Launch CLion IDE. To launch click on the desktop icon.
On the first launch, the Activation wizard window is displayed. We need to provide the license. There are three options
- Get a license using the JetBrains account( JB Account)
- Copy and paste the license code. ( Activation code )
- Connect to a licensing server in your organization. ( License server )
To start the trail click on the Start Trail radio button.
Click on the Login to the Jet Brains account button.
A default browser window would be displayed. Log in with the JB account credentials.
JetBrains Account allows you to perform the following set of activities:
- Access IntelliJ product purchases
- Order new product licenses
- View the purchase history
- Identify expired and outdated licenses
- Manage your company licenses, etc
Once connected to the JetBrains account, click on the Start Trail button.
This will install a 30-day free trial of the CLion tool.
That’s it. We can start using and evaluating the tool for 30 days.
CLion Tutorials on this website can be found at:
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