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Renewing GraphPad Prism

During the renewal process of GraphPad Prism a MachineID and your system name is required.  This MachineID identifies your unique system for licensing purposes.

Follow the steps below to gather your MachineID:

  1. Open GraphPad Prism
  2. Select Help > About GraphPad Prism
  3. Locate the MachineID on the center of the newly opened Window.

Follow these steps to gather your Computer Name:


  1. Press Windows key + R
  2. In the Run dialog box, type "cmd".  Click OK
  3. When the command line window opens. Type "hostname".  Press Enter
  4. Make a note of the hostname that it returns.


  1. Choose Apple menu > System Preferences, then click Sharing.
    • The computer name for your Mac appears at the top of Sharing preferences.


  1. Start a Conversation - Include your Name, Email Address, PID, Computer Name (Host Name), Fund Number.  We'll follow up with you with the next steps.
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