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ASE Civil is a commercial application of engineering design tools within a highly-competitive industry. The system provides tremendous added value to consultants' business processes. ASE's inherent market value demands strict control of license distribution. No installation of ASE Civil can function without a valid license.

Communication Protocol

Licenses are web-based, but can still run despite Internet connectivity interruptions.

Install Restrictions

Licenses may be used by any computer running ASE.

The number of times a license can be installed on one or more computers is unlimited.


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A license is only available to others after 20 minutes of non-use by the current owner.

Timeout periods cannot be prematurely terminated.

Concurrent Use

Simultaneous use of ASE installs is limited to the total number of licenses purchased.

End-User Acquisition

Licenses are not included in the downloaded application; They must be requested. (See "License Acquisition" page for details)


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To get your purchased license, contact us using this link.

Wait for email containing a link to download/install your license.

Trial Versions

A 'Trial' license identical to an enterprise license except it includes a preset life-span.

To get a trial license, contact us using this link.

License Delivery

Wait for email containing info' to download/install your license.


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General procedure for ASE Civil license installation.


Follow the link provided in the email to download your license. (See "License Acquisition" for details)

Install Service Pack

The latest-available service pack should always be downloaded and installed before installing an ASE Civil license. If the service pack is not current, the license may not authorize when ASE is started.

Run Installer

Installation is identical for both 'Enterprise' and 'Trial' licenses:

  • Locate the ".exe" file downloaded via email link.

  • Right-click and select 'Run as Administrator' from the context menu.

  • Verify trust in the installer as-needed per your system requirements.

Extract & Copy Files
  • Click "Unzip" in the "WinZip Self-Extractor".

  • Click "OK" in the message box.

  • Close the "WinZip Self-Extractor".

Finish Installation

Close all installation-related dialogs. ASE Civil will now function with the installed license.


If your license is invalid, you'll be alerted when ASE's begins loading during drawing startup.


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Your use of ASE Civil Design Software and related applications is subject to the terms of the Engineering Design Innovations, LLC Software Maintenance Agreement (SMA)