You can use the ON1 Application Manager to install ON1 applications you have licenses or subscriptions for, as well as manage them, install updates, and download trials for other apps.
You must first download and install the ON1 Application Manager. The links can be found below. Once you’ve installed the Application Manager, double-click on the app icon.
You will first be prompted to sign in to your ON1 account. The Application Manager will then communicate with the ON1 servers and display any apps you already have installed, as well as any newer apps that are available for your account or are free to try. If you have trouble signing in, try accessing your ON1 account on the ON1 website to confirm you have the correct email and password. You can reset your password here if needed.
ON1 Application Manager
Opening the Application Manager
The Application Manager starts automatically and becomes a start-up task on your computer. It is always available in the menu bar on macOS or the tray on Windows.
Viewing Your Installed Apps
You can view a list of your installed ON1 apps by clicking on the Installed tab. Note the Application manager only shows 2022 and later apps. Older apps will not be managed here.
You can launch an app by simply clicking on the Open button.
Viewing Available Apps
You can view a list of available apps that are not installed on your computer. The list of available apps includes apps you have purchased a perpetual license for or are included in a current subscription. Note only 2022 and later apps are displayed here.
ON1 mobile applications are also listed and will have links to the appropriate app stores to install them on your mobile devices.
Installing an App
You can install an app by simply clicking the Install button. The Application Manager will seamlessly download, install, and activate the app for you. You can monitor the download and installation process by watching the Install button.
Note that during the installation process, you will see security permission dialogs that you will need to approve for the application to be installed.
Moving Activations to Another Computer
Your license or subscription lets you install apps on a limited number of computers. When you enter your ON1 account info, the Application Manager communicates with the ON1 activation server and registers your software for that computer.
If you wish to move a copy of your apps from one computer to a new one, and you will not be using the older machine, it is best to sign out of each app first, from the Help menu in each app. At this time, the Application Manager can sign-in to all apps, but it can not sign-out of all apps.
Updating an App
You can check for updates for installed apps by clicking on the Updates tab. To update an app, click on the Update button. This will download and install the update, just like installing a new app.
You can view what is new in an update by pressing the What's New link.
Installing a Trial
You can install free trials of ON1 apps you have not purchased or subscribed to on the Free Trials tab. Just press the Try for Free button to download and install it.
- You can learn more about an app by pressing the Learn More link
- You can purchase an app by pressing the Buy button
Uninstalling an App
You can uninstall an app by pressing the gear icon next to its name and selecting uninstall.
Accessing Tutorial Content
You can access product tutorials an app by pressing the gear icon next to its name and selecting Tutorials.
Changing the Application Manager Language
The Application Manager is localized in eleven languages. It will automatically display in the language your computer is set to. If you wish to change the language manually, you can change it from the Edit menu.