IQ Bot 11.x: Use your own ABBYY FineReader Engine license

Follow the steps to use your own ABBYY FineReader Engine license.


  1. Navigate to the IQ Bot installation directory > configuration folder, and open AbbyyOCREngineSettings.json to update the following properties:
    • Change the EnginePath and paste the installed ABBYY FineReader Engine engine path. For example, C:\\Program Files\\ABBYY SDK\\12\\FineReader Engine\\Bin. Ensure the path includes separators as two backward slashes. Update the DeveloperSN property with the license key.
    • Update the ProjectId property with your license project ID.
    • Update the UseOpenRuntimeLicense to false.
  2. From the C:\Program Files (x86)\Automation Anywhere IQ Bot <version>\Configurations folder, open the Settings.txt file to ensure or modify OCREngine=ABBYY FineReader Engine, and save the file.
  3. Run the stopanduninstallallservices file at C:\Program Files (x86)\Automation Anywhere IQ Bot <version>\Configurations.
  4. Run the installandstartallservices file and log in to or refresh your IQ Botweb page.