Finding the serial number and access code for a MapInfo Pro installation

Products affected: MapInfo Pro™

There are 3 ways from where the MapInfo Pro Serial Number, Access Code, License Server and Port No. can be verified:

1. In MapInfo Pro 32-bit version, go to Help > click on About this MapInfo Product:

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The serial number and access code are displayed in the About this MapInfo Product dialog box (example below).
If it is a server based license (concurrent, borrowable or distributable), it will also contain Server Name and Port No. in this format: <PortNumber>@<ServerName>
For example: (Fully licensed from 27000@PITNEYBOWES)

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For MapInfo Pro 64-bit, go to the backstage (PRO tab)
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2. Go to the MapInfo installation directory and open UserInfo.log to get the Serial Number, Access code, Server Name and Port number details
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3. Through the Registry Editor
For MapInfo Pro 32-bit on a 64-bit Windows operating system, browse to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\MapInfo\MapInfo\Professional\<VersionNumber>
For example: 
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for MapInfo Pro 64-bit, browse to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MapInfo\MapInfo\Professional\<VersionNumber>
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For a video detailing these steps, please see below:


UPDATED:  December 2, 2019