I can't accept the License Agreement



I just made a Student Accont yesterday but when I try to acceot the License Agreement the button is grey. Can anyone help me with this issue?

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I have the same problem. Tried over and over again, actually read the whole thing, but I couldn't accept the agreement no matter what I did. That is, the button as always greyed out.

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Same here... looks like it's a new problem, so we should wait.

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Same here. Sucks

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Try it with another webbrowser per example IE under windwos. I had the problem with chrome.

Vladimir Luchansky
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Maybe adblock or some other extension could affect that?

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Worked with Firefox <3

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I had the same problem in chrome, tried safari and it worked first time.

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Having the same problem - tried firefox, chrome and edge. None worked.

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Could you please check if you have a JavaScript enabled?

This page can show it to you: https://www.enable-javascript.com/

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I have a little solution, but is a little convencional, because you will have to change html code from web browser in the submit button tag where it is "disable = true", you must erase this part and accept button is active. Sorry for my horrible English.

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Try to scroll down to the end of the License Agreement.

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And after reaching the end, still the [accept] button is grayed out, then you need to resize the window, and voila!


Happy coding

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Embarrassing how years later this still isn't fixed (or even looked at). I had to do what Guerra suggested. Right click on the  button using Chrome, and select "Inspect". Then home in on the button. Rip out the "disabled" part. And that still didn't work. I had to scroll and resize the window a bit, and then, the button actually worked. So, should I file a bug report stating that normally you can't enter the bug system unless you hack it? Must be a pretty lean reports coming in lately...

Possible workaround: use Android Studio and mess with gradle.build file to overcome the differences. You can run local Java applications using it.

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just resize the licence agr. window it helps!!! 

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its a shame that there is no resolution to this issue.

after some poking if you manage to go to next window i.e "Intellij IDEA License Activation" it is still a blank screen.


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Guys who reported the issue lately, could you please confirm if it's still about the browser EULA issue, or about the license agreement in the product (when you start PhpStorm/IDEA/whatever)?

Soumit, please show a screenshot of what you see. I've seen that recently with the proxy auth dialog, it wasn't clickable and you could only force-kill the product. Is the situation the same for you?

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Attached screenshot as advised. I am facing this issue with Intellij/IdeaIU.../bin/idea.sh  

Installation attempt on Fedora27 workstation


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You must updale your jetbrains toolbox.

Vladimir Luchansky
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@Soumit Saha Is anything written into ~/.IntelliJIdea2018.1/system/log/idea.log?

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I'm getting same issue as Pajdal97

When I run idea.sh after installing to /opt/ I get a blank License Agreement window

Debian 64 running KBE

Vladimir Luchansky
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Please try to run idea.sh as su - will the issue remain?

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Ok, did some more on this last night.

If I do this via an RDP session to KDE and try to run idea.sh from an su then it falls over with an X11 connection exception (kinda expected).

However, I run from a console session in KDE then all is sweet and good; I dont have to elevate to run under su.

Console (local) KDE session:- All good, Idea runs sweetly

RDP (Xvnc) KDE session (Non elevated user):- Blank windows

RDP (Xvnc) KDE session (su user):-  java.awt.AWTError: Can't connect to X11 window server using ':10.0' as the value of the DISPLAY variable.  (Probably as expected as the su session will not be the X11 based session)

Hope that helps.  I'd really like to be able to run Idea from a remote KDE session rather than having to run locally.  Guessing it will be a setting somewhere but I'm not up to speed on X11/KDE and graphical stuff yet :-)

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The simplest solution to the grayout [Accept] button is "Resize" the policy window. Just click and drag the buttom of the window it will automatically ungray the [Accept] button.

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In case folks stumble across this thread like I did, I managed to resolve this by adjusting my maximum color depth to 24 bits vice 32 in my /etc/xrdp/xrdp.ini file (set max_bpp=24). That resolved the blank windows issue and allowed me to use PyCharm over an xrdp connection.

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Ran into the same issue (greyed-out Accept button) on a Mac.  Got past it by increasing the size of the window (thanks, Saliufreddy).  Unbelievable that this was reported a year ago and still hasn't been addressed in the current download.

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For those of you experiencing this issue in ubuntu, you can do it manually by copying to following file to this location:



<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" standalone="no"?>
<!DOCTYPE map SYSTEM "http://java.sun.com/dtd/preferences.dtd">
<map MAP_XML_VERSION="1.0">
<entry key="eua_accepted_version" value="1.1"/>

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Also, just in case, a similar ticket:


(it could be non-obvious at the first glance but the "I confirm..." string has no checkbox and _clickable_ itself)

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I was having this issue on (chrome for Android mobile). But I enables the desktop site in the menu and all was well

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Funny thing that i have to use IE to open the url, continue button can click after that, when i login into teamcity and got warning IE is not support please use Edge.lol

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When you run into this problem, hit escape.

This will take you to a new page stating you cannot install without agreeing.

You will now have  a YES or NO option.

The No will be highlighted in red, simply use your left nav key to highlight the <YES> ,then hit ENTER and install will commence


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