If you have an older Sibelius First (paid version from v. 1 to 8) or newer Sibelius (not Ultimate) "perpetual" license with expired upgrade plan, you get here the latest version of Sibelius Artist and all upcoming updates for one year.
This upgrade cannot be used
• if you have the “big” Sibelius or Sibelius Ultimate.
• if you have the free version of Sibelius First
• if you have a Sibelius or Sibelius Artist subscription
The item is delivered as a serial number / activation code, which you receive by e-mail together with the download link and instructions.