Active Directory Reports Professional

The registration process is very easy. Just use the registration file sent to you by MaxPowerSoft.

  • 1. Save the emailed registration key to your desktop.
  • 2. Open up the registration window dialog located in the AD Reports menu system "Help"->"Register".
  • 3. Click on the Folder button and select a registration file that you have received by email and saved to your desktop
    (reg.xml or reg.txt) from MaxPowerSoft.
  • 4. Click on Submit button and you should see a confirmation dialog stating that your project is now successfully registered.
AD Reports Registration Dialog Box

AD Reports Registered Successfully


First, make sure you have the latest version downloaded. The registration process changed after version and you will not be able to register a new version with the old key. Also, you will not be able to use a new key with the older version of AD Reports (before

1. Invalid Registration Key error.

AD Reports Invalid Registration Key error
This usually happens if you are trying to register from the same folder where the application is using already registered key.

  • 1. Save the key from the email to your desktop.
  • 2. Register the key via the "Help"->"Register" AD Reports window interface.

2. License Expired message after registering with the new key.

AD Reports license key has expired error
  • 1. Close AD Reports
  • 2. Remove old key file (reg.xml) from the AD Reports application folder:
    C:\Program Files\MaxPowerSoft\ADReports
  • 3. Remove old key file (reg.xml) from user data folder:
  • 4. Save your new key on your Desktop (or any folder other than AD Reports folder or user data folder)
  • 5. Run AD Reports and try to register.
  • * Do you have administrator rights on this computer? You must have the ability to install, execute and read/write files.
  • * Does the .Net runtime have the appropriate permissions for file access? The registration process needs to write the files into the current directory.
If you continue to have trouble registering, please contact us or reply to the registration email.