BBEdit 11 Free Upgrade Eligibility

If you purchased BBEdit 10 on or after May 1, 2014, you are eligible to receive an upgrade to BBEdit 11 free of charge.

If you are eligible, and you purchased BBEdit directly from Bare Bones Software but have not received an email notification, please contact our Sales Department for assistance.

If you purchased BBEdit from a reseller during the eligibility period, please follow the steps below to take advantage of this offer. We will process free upgrade requests on a first-come first-served basis.

  1. Email us a copy (or a scan or screenshot) of your dated purchase receipt.

  2. Include your existing BBEdit product serial number.

  3. Include your complete contact information, including the address you want the product registered to and your email address. Please note that we will not be able to send you your free upgrade if you do not include your email address. The information that you provide is protected by our Privacy Policy.

Please also note that you can download the BBEdit 11 demo to use until your new product serial number(s) arrives. You can then use the serial number to activate the demo.

Mac App Store customers

BBEdit 11 will not be available in the Mac App Store. If you purchased BBEdit from the Mac App Store during the eligibility period, please follow the steps below to take advantage of this offer. We will process free upgrade requests on a first-come first-served basis.

  1. Email us a copy (or a scan or screenshot) of your dated purchase receipt.

  2. Include your complete contact information, including the address you want the product registered to and your email address. Please note that we will not be able to send you your free upgrade if you do not include your email address. The information that you provide is protected by our Privacy Policy.

Please also note that you can download the BBEdit 11 demo to use until your new product serial number(s) arrives. You can then use the serial number to activate the demo.

Paid Upgrades

If you have any registered commercial version of BBEdit prior to 9.0, or you have a registered copy of BBEdit 10 which you purchased prior to the eligibility period, you may purchase an upgrade.