Install and Activate ProFile

Instructions for Installing ProFile 2012. How do I activate.


New: ProFile products require activation for Tax Year 2012 and future versions.

If you've already purchased a ProFile license, but have not installed your software, click the link at the bottom of this post for easy download & installation instructions.

Make sure you have your purchase receipt handy. Your purchase receipt includes a “Product Code” and a “License Key” which you will need to activate each of your product(s).  

NOTE: "Access Codes” and “Licensee Name” are no longer issued or required for tax year 2012 product.

Go to for install and Activation steps for new and returning ProFile users.
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  1. Keep it conversational. When answering questions, write like you speak. Imagine you're explaining something to a trusted friend, using simple, everyday language. Avoid jargon and technical terms when possible. When no other word will do, explain technical terms in plain English.
  2. Be clear and state the answer right up front. Ask yourself what specific information the person really needs and then provide it. Stick to the topic and avoid unnecessary details. Break information down into a numbered or bulleted list and highlight the most important details in bold.
  3. Be concise. Aim for no more than two short sentences in a paragraph, and try to keep paragraphs to two lines. A wall of text can look intimidating and many won't read it, so break it up. It's okay to link to other resources for more details, but avoid giving answers that contain little more than a link.
  4. Be a good listener. When people post very general questions, take a second to try to understand what they're really looking for. Then, provide a response that guides them to the best possible outcome.
  5. Be encouraging and positive. Look for ways to eliminate uncertainty by anticipating people's concerns. Make it apparent that we really like helping them achieve positive outcomes.

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