2017 Upgrade

GSTARCAD2017: It is Time to Upgrade!

Don't miss this limited-time offer to upgrade at current prices.

  • Upgrade to 2017 starting at MYR 450! Only at NEOFAME Malaysia
  • Get up to 80% off with GstarCAD 2017 Student and Teacher Editions
  • Save time and save money with GstarCAD Volume Licensing

Note: also that in addition to offering GstarCAD2017 as a normal "perpetual desktop license", We will also be offering yearly subscriptions, which will include use to the software and technical support.


Software Encryption

For GstarCAD 8*/ 2015/ 2016/ 2017

User who are having GstarCAD with the serial number ending with xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-0300. You may just install GstarCAD 2017 on the same computer and Activate online using the existing Serial Number.

*User who wish to transfer or Activate GstarCAD 2017 on a new Computer , you need to go through the RETURN ONLINE procedures.

  • Launch GstarCAD License Manager, Select the license > click Return License.

For GstarCAD 2010 / 2011 / 2012 /8* - by replace Serial Number

  1. User who are having GstarCAD with the Serial number ending with xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-0400 need to return the license using the manual method in order to upgrade to GstarCAD 2017.
  2. Launch GstarCAD license Manager > select the license > Click MORE > Click GENERATE. This will generate a .xml license file which you need to email to us. A new GstarCAD 2016 serial number will be send to you to replace the xml license file.
  3. Install GstarCAD 2017 > choose Software Encryption > Insert the Serial number > Activate Online .

Hardware Encryption - Dongle

METHOD 1: Re-program dongle by dongle update tool 

  1. Do not unplug the dongle.
  2. User need to generate .lov file by using Dongle Update Tool. This application will only be email to you if you tend to use this procedures to upgrade your dongle. To use this application you need to execute it on the computer which have the dongle and click Only on GETSN , it will generate a .lov file which you need to email this to us. Repeat the same procedures if you are having more than 1 dongle.
  3. Once we receive the .lov file, we will reply to you with a .liv file.
  4. Launch the Dongle Update tool again on the same computer which have the same dongle, click on GET UPDATE FILE , browse to the .liv file. Repeat the same procedures if you are applying for more than one .liv file.


The Dongle update Tool will reprogram and update your dongle permanently to work with GstarCAD 2017.


Do not remove the Dongle

  1. Install GstarCAD 2017 on the computer that having the dongle. Launch GstarCAD 2017. Choose Standalone > Hardware Encryption > Next
  2. Do a print screen on the Page that having the Product Number and email to us. Once we receive this, a New Serial number and activation code will be email to you. Insert all the information provided, click Upgrade.
  • In the event of switching your license to a new computer, the New serial number and the activation code need to be inserted again during the first time activation.

If you have any further questions that you cannot find the answer to here, please do not hesitate to contact us.