This is a step-by-step walk-through guide to installing Lightkey on your computer
Step #1: Download & Run Lightkey’s Web Installer
Go to our download page and Launch Lightkey's web installer (LightkeyWebInstaller.exe).
After running the file, you will get the following message:
Click on “Run” to continue.
Problems & Solutions for Step 1:
Problem: I can’t download Lightkey using the web installer
Solution: You can download Lightkey directly using the following links:
Lightkey free edition
Lightkey Professional edition
Lightkey for Business edition
Note 1: Make sure Lightkey is not blocked by any 3rd party software or by your system admin.
Note 2: If you are installing Lightkey for Business, please also review the installation guide found in the following link: https://lightkey.blob.core.windows.net/releases-business/LightkeyForBusinessKit_20210810.zip
Problem: My computer is not connected to the internet
Solution: You can download Lightkey's standalone installer to a different machine using the links here-above and then copy them onto your machine using a removable storage device or via a local network.
Step #2: Lightkey's Installation
Close any open Microsoft Office and Google Chrome applications and click “Install”
** Lightkey supports MS Office 2010 onwards.
** Lightkey’s download speed may vary depending on your internet connection speed and geographical location.
** Wait for the download to complete following which the installation will automatically start.
if prompted – click “Yes” to continue.
** This prompt might not appear when installing on machines that are managed remotely by a system administrator
Wait 2-3 minutes for the installation to complete:
Problems & Solutions for Step 2:
Problem: After clicking ‘install’, I get the “opened processes” notification
Solution: Close ALL the listed applications and press ‘continue’
Problem: After closing all applications I still get the “opened processes” notification
Solution: click ‘Continue’ several times until you see an option to skip
Problem: Lightkey is being blocked by a 3rd party software.
Solution: Lightkey is a 100% safe software digitally signed by GlobalSign and successfully installed in more than 160 countries worldwide, however you may need to grant Lightkey specific access to run and update your system’s settings.
Problem: I got a message saying that some