Licenses

Different licenses are available for the various versions of the WUFI® software family. There are also special educational licenses for each product. The following table provides an overview of the different licensing options.


Full Versions

EligibilityAll
Which versions?All Versions
UsageWithout restrictions.
Duration options1 year, 3 years (only WUFI® Passive), or 10 years
DeliveryAfter registering at the WUFI® Online Shop, the program can be downloaded. As soon as we can confirm the payment, the license key to unlock the program is sent via e-mail.
Updates/Upgrades10-years licence:
Minor software updates (e.g. from 5.3 to 5.4 or 2.1 to 2.2) are free of charge during the validity of the license. Major upgrades (e.g. 5.x to 6.0) can be purchased for a reduced price.
1-year- and 3-year licenses:
both updates and upgrades are free of charge during the validity time.
All updates/upgrades contain the current version of material, climate and construction database.
You will be notified to the possibility to get an update/upgrade in your account in our Online Shop.

Free Versions

EligibilityAll
Which versions?WUFI® Light, WUFI® Plus Free, WUFI® Passive Free
UsageOnly non-commercial use.
Duration options4 weeks (WUFI® Light), 1 year (WUFI® Plus Free, WUFI® Passive Free)
DeliveryGo to "free versions" in our WUFI® Online Shop (registration required). There, you can apply for the program. After that you will get your license key and the downloadlink via e-mail.
Updates/UpgradesNo updates/upgrades are required. You can get the latest free version by applying again.

Educational Licenses

EligibilityEmployees at the educational institution and only on institute-owned computers.
Which versions?Either 25 or 50 individual licenses for all versions except WUFI® Passive (WUFI® Passive functionality is available through WUFI® Plus).
UsageOnly non-commercial.
Duration options10 years
DeliveryAfter registering at the WUFI® Online Shop, the user can apply for eductional licenses and download, complete, and return the User Agreement. When the access is activated the educational licenses can be purchased.
Updates/UpgradesMinor updates (e.g. from WUFI® 5.3 to 5.4) can be installed. Upgrades (e.g. from WUFI® 5.x to 6.0) are not available. New versions can be obtained only by purchasing a new educational license.

Course Licenses

EligibilityInstructors and students (only for student owned computers)
Which versions?With an educational license:time-limited full versions
Without an educational license:WUFI® Light, WUFI® Plus Free, WUFI® Passive Free
UsageOnly non-commercial
Duration optionsWith an educational license:1 semester (3-4 months)
Without an educational license:1 year (duration for the free versions)
DeliveryInstructors should contact support@wufi.de for specific information.
Updates/UpgradesNo updates or upgrades are available for the short time versions.

Student Licenses

EligibilityIndividual students who are completing projects that require WUFI® products
Which versions?All versions
UsageOnly non-commercial.
Duration options6 months
DeliveryYou can order free student licenses in our WUFI® Online Shop (registration required). Go to "students licenses" and apply for the needed version. You will get sent the neccessary form to fill out and sent back. For each version a single form is mandatory.
Updates/UpgradesNo updates or upgrades are avaliable for the short time versions.