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Solution 40447: Determining the Type of Software a License Belongs to by Using the 16 Character Activation Key.

How do I determine the software my license belongs to by using the activation key?

Current versions of Texas Instruments software use a 16 character activation key to activate.

The first two letters of a activation key will allow you to determine what type of software the license pertains to.

The chart below will help you determine the software you own.

PRODUCT First 2 Characters in Activation Key
TI-Nspire CX Student Software BB
TI-Nspire CX CAS Student Software BC
TI-Nspire CX Premium Teacher Software CA
TI-Nspire CX II Online Calculator
TI-SmartView CE for the TI-84 Plus
TI-SmartView MathPrint
TI-84 Plus CE Online Calculator
TI-SmartView CE pour la famille TI-83 BV
TI-SmartView CE-T CB

Here is an example of a activation key:


The first two letters ‘BB’ indicate that this is a TI-Nspire CX Student Software.