Installing UiPath Academic Alliance Edition - "To execute processes, please activate a license"

This short guide is made specifically for students and professors to help them out in case of potential issues with Studio installation.

First of, to install your Academic Alliance Edition Studio, please follow the steps in this installation guide.

Please do not forget about step 4, in which you need to disable the “Register as Windows Service” feature:

If you are getting this error after installation, it means that Robot service was installed as Windows Service.

“To execute processes, please activate a license”

In that case, you can open the MSI installer, select Change and deselect the Robot Windows Service.
This should fix the issue.


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