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How to create, download and activate a uSkinned license

Step 1

Login to the Member Area of the uSkinned website and go to 'Site Builder Licenses'.

Step 2 a

Check to see if you have any available licenses. If you do, click on the button 'Create' next to one of your unassigned licenses.

Step 2 b

If you have no available licenses you will need to buy an additional one. Click to buy a Site Builder License and follow the steps to complete the purchase.

Once payment is complete return to this screen and then move onto step 3.

Step 3

Before filling out the website license form you should read the following instructions:

  • You must specify a production domain (live website domain e.g.
    • You can also specify an additional staging and development domains if required.
  • Domains should be entered without http:// or https://.
  • Enter your domain as '' rather than '' for this to work correctly.
  • Do not enter any forward or backslashes in your domain.


Example Website License

Production Domain:

Staging Domain:

Development Domain:


Step 4

Enter the domains you wish to assign to your license and double-check these are correct as you will not be able to edit them in the future. Now click 'Create'.

If you do make a mistake and require your license to be edited in the future you will have to submit a support request to the uSkinned team.

Step 5

Click 'Download' to access your license file.

Step 6

Take note of where you have downloaded your license file on your local machine.

Step 7

Login to CMS > Go to uSkinned section > Follow the instructions to upload and activate the license file.

If you can not see the uSkinned section then login to the CMS as an Administrator > Go to Users > Click on User groups on the top right-hand side > Select a User Group > Add a New section > Choose uSkinned section then reorder if necessary.


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