Solved ! Solved ! Easy Method Fix CorelDRAW Error 38 -If you have issue when try launch corelDraw Program, and give you error 38, in this article i will share you info how to fix that issue or problem.

The problem is caused by the service called: “Protexis Licensing V2 service

  • All you need to do is enable that service before opening coreldraw.

All you have to do is, Click START => RUN => services.msc

OR you can Right click My computer=> select manage, in the tree view, select services and applications, then expand hirachy select services

  • find the name with Protexis Licensing V2 and start that service. Change to automatic.
  • Thats all now you are done. No more installation error.
  • Reboot

If Protexis Licensing V2 service is missing, please download the service files and follow the following instructions!

1) Extract files
2) Copy PSIKey_2.dll and PsiService_2.exe to

C:\Program Files\Common Files\Protexis\License Service

3) To register the files, the REg file with the name:


5) Run Services.msc and find Protexis Licensing V2 service
6) Start the service and make it automatic
7) All done