Foxit PhantomPDF indicated the
activation was successful when you activated it. However, it still
prompts free trial message when restarting it.
supported encoding type of the activation file is UTF-8. However in some
particular cases, the activation file was generated in ANSI that could
not be recognized by the activation engine.
1. Find the license key file fpmkey.txt
in your PhantomPDF main installation folder. Suppose you have Foxit
PhantomPDF installed in "C:\Program Files (x86) ", you could find the
key file in "C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit PhantomPDF".
2. Open the key file with Notepad, click on File > Save As, drop down the Encoding, choose ANSI, and click on Save and replace the original key file. Restart your PhantomPDF and it should be licensed correctly. You may go to Help > About Foxit PhantomPDF > License Information, to check licensing details.