SURE Installation and Activation

Installation and Activation guidelines

  1. Choose suitable hardware - see also hardware requirements
  2. Download SURE through our website - or get in touch with
  3. By double-clicking the downloaded file the installation will start

Trial license

The downloaded trial without a key it is limited to 14 days and to a project total amount of pixels for the input data to 8GPix. For unlimited input size please activate the key, which you can retrieve it also as a 30 day trial of the full version through the nFrames team at

Activation of a license key

  1. Activate the key. In the interface of the downloaded trial of SURE, please Activate the requested license id by:


    • typing it: in the Activation box from SURE: File - Preferences - SURE Activation - …- Activate
    • Or with the help of CMD/CLI:  SURE.exe --activate <key>

    Distributed Processing

    The user needs to follow these steps on all the machines that will be used as Nodes for Distributed Processing as well. 

Software prerequisites

  • Please review our recommendations on Hardware  

  • For running a project in SURE, the user should have a PC that has an internet connection in order to use the license. Else the license will run in Grace Time.
  • Moreover running it on virtual machines it is not allowed thus, please make sure that Hyper-V is deactivated and reboot your machine. (Then verify again if Hyper V is deactivated). You can do this by simply checking: Control Panel > Programs > Turn Windows Features on and off.