FOR WINDOWS

IMDG Code for Windows V13, Amendment 38-16
Valid 01 January 2017
Mandatory 01 January 2018
IMO sales no. ZK200E

This the ideal solution for single users who need frequent and guaranteed access. IMDG Code for Windows is a stand-alone product installed locally on your computer, either via download (from the link on this page) or installed from a CD. Once it is installed, internet access is not required.

Features:

  • Contains the full text of the 2016 IMDG Code and Supplement
  • Filter by Packing Instruction, Emergency Code, Special Provision and more
  • Search using advanced tools like wildcards
  • Navigate by expandable Table of Contents, menu pages and Next/Previous or Forward/Back buttons
  • Browse the Dangerous Goods List by UN number or alphabetically
  • Open multiple windows for side-by-side viewing
  • Fully cross-linked for easy navigation
  • Create, print and save an editable PDF of a Multimodal Dangerous Goods form
  • Single-user or multi-user versions
  • Future errata updates available as downloads for existing users
  • Can be viewed without internet access
System requirements:
Microsoft Vista, Windows 7 or newer
75 MB Disk
100 MB RAM
.NET Framework 4.0 or newer
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Installation Frequently Asked Questions
The following procedures apply to IMDG Code for Windows Version 13.

1. What is an advance purchase code?
2. How do I receive the product?
3. How do I install the product?
4. How do I activate the product?
5. Can the download file be used for more than one installation?
6. What is a program serial number?
7. What is an activation code?
8. How do I transfer the product to another computer?
9. What happens if my system is lost owing to computer failure?
10. What should I do if I get a warning message saying ‘Wrong code was entered …’ when I try to activate the product?
11. How do I handle multi-user installations?
12. How do I purchase IMDG Code for Windows?

1. What is an advance purchase code?

On completion of your purchase you are assigned an advance purchase code. This is a unique code that:

  • holds a history of your purchase details including the number of copies purchased.
  • is required in order to obtain your activation code(s).
  • is required should you need to transfer your product to another computer.
  • is required should you need to contact IMDG support for assistance.

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2. How do I receive the product?

Download IMDG Code for Windows and install the software onto any stand-alone computer meeting the system requirements. Every computer requires its own unique activation code which must be purchased. Alternatively, an installation CD can be requested.

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3. How do I install the product?

If you have downloaded the product, it is installed by running the setup program called SetIMDG12.exe and following the on-screen instructions. If you have a CD, the installation will start automatically when you insert the CD into your drive. When the installation is complete the product will launch automatically.

Note: This product requires activation, which must be purchased. When the product is first run it will display a serial number and ask you to enter its activation code.

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4. How do I activate the product?

When you first run the product, it displays the Activation window. In it you will see the program serial number and you will be asked to enter an activation code. Obtain activation code. Enter your advance purchase code and the program serial number. Your activation code will be displayed. Copy and paste this code into the Activation window and press the Activate button.

For full installation and activation instructions, contact support imdgsupport@labelmaster.com quoting your advance purchase code, the activation code and the program serial number.

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5. Can the download file be used for more than one installation?

Yes, but each installation will require a unique activation code. If you have purchased multiple copies, then download the setup file once and copy it to each computer upon which you intend to use the product.

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6. What is a program serial number?

The program serial number is generated during product installation and is unique to the computer on which the product is installed. It is a code that looks like 1234567 (i.e., a seven-digit number). You will see this code in the Activation window when you first launch the program. You will need your program serial number and your advance purchase code to obtain your activation code.

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7. What is an activation code?

Every computer on which the product is installed has to be activated by a seven-digit activation code. Obtain activation code. Click on the link in the program Activation window or link directly to http://imoactivate.com/activate.asp.

To obtain an activation code, you require the following:

  • Your advance purchase code.
    It must have at least one remaining activation available. If you have already obtained your activation code(s) you will not be able to obtain any more. If you want to transfer to another computer please see ‘Transfer to another computer’ (Question 8).
  • The program serial number displayed by your computer. If you use the link in the program Activation window, your program serial number will automatically be entered for you. If you use the Activate page link shown above, you will have to enter the program serial number. (Hint: Copy and paste.)

Your activation code will be displayed after you have entered an advance purchase code and program serial number. Enter the activation code into the program Activation window and press the Activate button. IMDG Code for Windows will now be activated.

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8. How do I transfer the product to another computer?

During the two-year life span of an IMDG Code amendment, it is possible that you will need to replace your computer.

Note: Your activation code for the old computer will not activate the new computer, because every computer generates a unique program serial number and requires a different activation code.

The following steps outline the transfer procedure:

  • Start the existing system and click the Deactivate option in the Help menu.
  • Deactivate the existing system and note the deactivation code (save details to file and/or print a hard copy).
  • Enter your advance purchase code here. You will see your existing activation details.
  • Click the Deactivate button to the right of the existing activation.
  • Enter your deactivation code and confirm. This will release another activation.
  • Install the product to the new computer and obtain an activation code for the new program serial number.

For further transfer instructions, contact support imdgsupport@labelmaster.com quoting your advance purchase code, the activation code and the program serial number.

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9. What happens if my system is lost owing to computer failure?

If you have lost your system owing to a computer failure or had to re-install following a virus problem, etc. you will not be able to run the product to obtain your deactivation code (see How do I transfer the product to another computer?).

You must contact support imdgsupport@labelmaster.com quoting your advance purchase code, the activation code and the program serial number.

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10. What should I do if I get a warning message saying ‘Wrong code was entered …’ when I try to activate the product?

The activation code you have entered does not match the program serial number displayed by your computer. Please check your activation code and try again. You will have four (4) attempts and then the program will close. If you are still unable to activate your system, please contact imdgsupport@labelmaster.com quoting your advance purchase code, the activation code and the program serial number.

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11. How do I handle multi-user installations?

Please see IMDG Code Network Installation.

Note: Every installation on a networked computer must be activated with its own activation code. You will use your advance purchase code to obtain these activation codes until all activations have been used. If you need more activations for other network computers, these will have to be purchased.

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12. How do I purchase IMDG Code for Windows?

You can purchase IMDG Code for Windows from an authorized distributor of your choice. Click here for a full list of authorized distributors.

 

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IMDG Code for Windows Frequently Asked Questions

1. Where do I find Help and the User Manual?
2. What version(s) of the IMDG Code does the product correspond to?
3. What’s new in Amendment 38-16 of the IMDG Code?
4. When does Amendment 38-16 become mandatory?
5. What do I do if I have a problem running this program?
6. What if I need help in understanding or interpreting the content of the IMDG Code?
7. How do I update my program when IMO issues an errata to the current amendment?
8. How do I get pricing information?

1. Where do I find Help and the User Manual?

To access Help (aka the User Manual) click the blue question mark icon in the tool bar. The User Manual is also accessible from the main library menu as a separate book.

You can search the User Manual by entering terms in the Search field. You can also print from the User Manual.

Hint: Chapter 7 of the User Manual provides and overview of highlights and features of the software program.

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2. What version(s) of the IMDG Code does the product correspond to?

IMDG Code for Windows currently includes the full text of the Code and Supplement for Amendment 38-16.

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3. What’s new in Amendment 38-16 of the IMDG Code?

Click here to see a summary of changes.

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4. When does Amendment 38-16 become mandatory?

Amendment 38-16 of the IMDG Code is valid 01 January 2017, and mandatory from 01 January 2018.

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5. What do I do if I have a problem running this program?

If you start the program and do not see the IMDG books, go to Help > Activation (from dropdown menu in top left corner of program), click Activation, and the serial number will populate. If you have further issues, contact Technical Support.

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6. What if I need help in understanding or interpreting the content of the IMDG Code?

Contact your own National Competent Authority. Details are in IMDG Code 7.9.3.

Hint: Enter 7.9.3 into the Find box and press Enter.

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7. How do I update my program when IMO issues an errata to the current amendment?

When the IMDG for Windows software is updated with the errata content, an updated download will be available on this page. Simply download over your current installation, re-open the program, and the content will be updated.

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8. How do I get pricing information?

Click here for a list of authorized distributors.

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