A user account controls your Max 8 authorization, your website profile/submissions/forum activity, and your Max 7 shopping.
Anyone may sign up for a user account free with a valid email address. It is required if you want to use the Max 8 demo, buy Max 8, or participate on the website. Note: By creating a user account, you are agreeing to our Terms and Conditions.
Yes. (Many years ago, there were separate website and shopping accounts though.) Go to the welcome page or click 'SIGN IN' on the upper right side of the browser window, if you already have an account or want to create an account.
After you create a new account, you will receive an email asking you to verify your account within 48 hours. Click on the link in that email and your account will be automatically verified.
If you already have a website account -- used for project submissions, website commenting, and forum activity -- you can go to the welcome page or click 'SIGN IN' on the upper right side of the browser window. After Max 8 is installed, use the same email and password to sign in via the Max 8 application.
Yes, it is the same account. Therefore, any changes affect the website and Max application sign in.
To change your password or email address, sign in to your account on this website, choose 'VIEW PROFILE' from the dropdown menu under your name, then choose 'USER ACCOUNT SETTINGS'. If you have any trouble making a change, please email a request to email@example.com and we will take care of it for you.
To recover or reset your password, you can go to the welcome page or 'SIGN IN' to your account on the website. On the sign-in pop-up window, there will be a 'FORGOT PASSWORD' link. Follow the instructions.
Max 8 may be purchased inside the Max 8 application ('Help > User Account and Licenses') and on our webshop. Before you purchase, sign in to your account (or create one) for the best purchase experience: Your user account will automatically receive the authorization after purchase, as long as your computer is connected to the internet.
You must have a user account. After you sign in, there is a dropdown menu under your name on the top-right side of the browser window. Choose 'Share a Project', enter the information requested, and submit it. Your submitted projects will be listed on your profile under the 'Projects' tab. If you want to delete a project, email the Project page URL to firstname.lastname@example.org. New project submissions may take up to a week to be published.
We moderate all first-time posts (new topic, comment, reply, etc) submitted to our website due to a high volume of spam. After your first post is published, you will be able to post freely without moderation.
Watch this video for instructions: