How Can I Change the Serial Number for My National Instruments Software?
Primary Software: Other NI Software>>NI License Manager
Primary Software Version: 4.0
Primary Software Fixed Version: N/A
Secondary Software: N/A
I have the wrong serial number for National Instruments software on my PC. I want to change the serial number without having to uninstall and reinstall the software. How can I do it?
The serial number associated with the software can be changed by deactivating, then activating again. Steps for this process are:
NI License Manager 4.0 and higher:
NI License Manager 3.7 and lower:
KnowledgeBase 3TUA30KK: How Do I Deactivate or Remove my License for an NI Product?
White Paper: National Instruments Activation Wizard Walk-Through
Product Activation and Licensing
KnowledgeBase 2ZM9AE6E: Where Do I Find the Serial Number of My National Instruments Product?
Report Date: 07/29/2004
Last Updated: 10/05/2017
Document ID: 3BSBPT4P