Note: You must be connected to the internet throughout this process.
At the DesignSpark homepage create an account.
Goto to this page and download the DesignSpark PCB software.
Install the program on your computer. You must be an Administrator to be able to do this. Right click on the shortcut on your desktop and select "Run as Administrator".
Launch the program from the shortcut icon again using "Run as Administrator"
If you completed the first step and have a DesignSpark account then login on the first screen
I you do not have a DesignSpark account, you will need to register
Complete the registration screen. Complete ALL required fields including the Job Title/Position and accept the T&C's. If clicking the button produces no action, check ALL of the fields are complete and look for errors. Ensure you email address is valid and correct. Incorrect entries will result in errors later on.
You should now be up and running.
If the above does not activate your new installation after upgrading from a previous version please see the following FAQ which will resolve the issue.
DesignSpark PCB Status Important details for V8.0.