Error: “Act! has detected the Protexis Licensing Service may not be started or installed properly”
You are attempting to register the Act! program and receive the error: “Act! has detected the Protexis licensing service may not be started or installed properly”.
- Any steps in the below article relating to the Protexis service e.g. uninstalling/reinstalling or any action that would cause the software to re-register WILL PREVENT THE ACT! SOFTWARE FROM RUNNING.
- Depending on what version of Act! you are running, there will be necessary steps that need to be taken to ensure uninterrupted access. Read the full statement here.
In order to perform these steps, please see the Knowledgebase article below for links to your version of Act!:
Act! Licensing Software Update
Answer ID 39192