How do I Create a Home License from an Existing User in NI Volume License Manager?
Primary Software: NI Volume License Manager
Primary Software Version: 2.0
Primary Software Fixed Version: N/A
Secondary Software: N/A
I would like to create a home license with NI Volume License Manager. I already have added a user and have granted him/her the appropriate permissions. How do I create the home license file?
Before you begin, ensure that you have copied down the Computer ID of the home machine which will receive the license file. This is required in order to generate the license file.
To create the license file:
For NI VLM 2.1.1:
For NI VLM 3.0:
You now have a home license file that can be installed through NI License Manager on the home machine.
Follow the steps in KnowledgeBase 33JDS71F: After I Create a Disconnected or Home License from NI Volume License Manager, How do I Use It? to install your home license file.
Note: Home license files do not use any available permissions within NI VLM.
KnowledgeBase 33JDS71F: After I Create a Disconnected or Home License from NI Volume License Manager, How do I Use It?
KnowledgeBase 3V6JPS8M: If I Only Have Computer-Based Licenses, How do I Create a Home License in NI Volume License Manager?
NI Volume License Manager 3.0 Help: Creating Home License Files
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Report Date: 03/07/2006
Last Updated: 09/16/2011
Document ID: 3V6JPK8M