Frequently Asked Questions

This section is split into several categories. Please go to the appropriate category, and then click on the appropriate question to see the answer.

General Installation Questions

How do I install ROBOTC on a MAC?

Errors during activation

How do I install a new version of ROBOTC?

Do I have to uninstall when updating to a newer version of ROBOTC?

I am out of activations, what do I do?

Do I have to activate ROBOTC again if I uninstall and install a new version?

I bought ROBOTC for ___, but I actually wanted ROBOTC for ____, how can I switch it?



How do I update the firmware on my NXT/VEX using ROBOTC?



I purchase ROBOTC for NXT 2.0 after I used ROBOTC for FTC. What should I do?


ROBOTC communication

My robot isn't communicating with ROBOTC


If you don't find the answer to your question here, feel free to take a look at the ROBOTC Forums. You will find a very active online community of ROBOTC users. You will most likely find the answer to your questions there.