If you need to deactivate Final Draft 8 manually, open the program and go to Help > Deactivate > Manual Deactivation. Click through the screens until you're given a Deactivation Code.
Write this number down.
Email the Deactivation Code to us
Open a chat with us and give the Deactivation Code to the technician when s/he asks for it
call 818-789-6281 any time to use the touch-tone deactivation service.
IMPORTANT: Live technical support (phone, chat, email) for Final Draft 8 will end on December 31, 2017. You will still be able to find information and solutions in this knowledge base, in the online troubleshooter and in the FD8 User Guide.