DriveWorks Pro 17: Network License Server Licenses [send feedback...]

This topic refers to the network licensing of the following products only:
  • DriveWorks Administrator
  • DriveWorks User

For information regarding the licensing of DriveWorks Live, please refer to License Manager DriveWorks Live.

Network License Server Licenses

When using DriveWorks License Management as the network license server follow the steps in the section To Add Licenses to the Server below.

If the location of the License Server is being changed please follow the steps in To Return a Floating License below.

To Add Licenses to the Server

Step 1

Launch DriveWorks License Management from Windows Start button>All Programs> DriveWorks [version number]>License Management Tool.

Select the Network License Server tab and click Stop Service from the Server Control section (If the service is already stopped leave it in this state).

Step 2Shows Network License Server Lincenses tab where you add the license.

Select the Network License Server Licenses tab.

Click Add License.

Step 3Shows the add License window where you add the floating license.

Enter the license code or copy and paste it if you have it electronically.

Click Next.

To activate automatically (with Internet connection) see Automatic Activation.

To activate manually (no Internet connection) see Manual Activation.

Step 4Filling out information for that machine that you are registaring.If this is your first time activating a license on the machine you will have to fill out the required registration information.
Step 5Activation progressw bar.The license will then be activated.
Step 6When the license has been successful activated you will get this activation successful message.
Step 7Restarting the license server in Network License Server tab.

Select the Network License Server tab.

Click Start Service to restart the license server.

To Return a Network License

Step 1License Manager Tool on the Network License Server tab.

Launch DriveWorks License Management from Windows Start button>All Programs> DriveWorks [version number]>License Management Tool.

Select the Network License Server tab and click Stop Service from the Server Control section. (If the service is already stopped leave it in this state).

Step 2Shows Network License Server Lincenses tab where you select your license to return.

Select the Network License Server Licenses tab and select the license you wish to return and click Return Selected.

Step 3Return License progress bar.The License will then be returned.
Step 4License successfully returned message.When the license has successfully be returned you will get this return successful message.
Step 5Start License server.Click the Start Service button to restart the network license server.

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