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Originally Posted by PACE Andrew Kirk ➡️
JustinAiken. Good question.

To my knowledge, iLok.com is the only place where you can resell a software activation license legally. We had to create a system that audits the rules of each publisher and product, inform the software publisher, allow them to approve/deny the transfer and complete the tracking of the transfer.

This was non trivial web application development. The fee was determined after interviewing studios and users of the iLok. If the volume was much higher then we could consider lowering such fees.

In addition to our processing fee, some vendors require approval and separate fees in order to approve.

Ultimately, our goal is to allow the publishers to stay in touch with the user of the software so that updates can be provided. We aim to keep iLok.com fees reasonable.
None of our fees are arbitrarily set. We talk to users and try to find a balance.
Any discounts for high end users?