Where do I enter my activation code?

Overview

On purchase of an ACF PRO license or an ACF premium add-on, you will be given a download link and a license key. Depending on which version of ACF is installed, this license key has different uses:

ACF PRO

ACF PRO uses the license key to unlock updates. Updates will appear in the plugins admin page just like any other plugin.

To activate your license key and unlock plugin updates, navigate to the ‘Custom Fields > Updates’ admin page and enter your license key.

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Add-ons (ACF v4)

Your license key is not required to unlock plugin updates.

Each Add-on will receive updates in the plugins admin page just like any other plugin.

Add-ons (ACF v3)

Your license key is required to unlock add-on functionality.

To unlock your add-on functionality, navigate to the ‘Custom Fields > Settings’ admin page and enter your license key.