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Using the License Management Utility


The installation process for IntranetWare HostPrint lets you install the required licenses. The License Management utility lets you display, add, and delete HostPrint licenses.

HostPrint User Licensing

Each HostPrint printer LU defined by IWSAA Administrator requires the purchase of a user license.

HostPrint product packages are provided for 16 and 256 user licenses.

You cannot install the same set of HostPrint licenses on more than one server running on the same network. You must install HostPrint user licenses on each HostPrint server.

The License Management utility lets you:

Starting and Exiting the License Management Utility

To start the License Management utility, enter the following command at the NetWare system console prompt ( : ):

LOAD LICENSE

The License Management utility displays the Installed Product License Information panel.

To exit the License Management utility, press <ESC>.

Adding User Licenses

To add user license to a HostPrint server, you must first purchase another copy of HostPrint with the number of users you require. You do not need to reinstall HostPrint on the server. You need only to remove the license diskette from the product package and proceed as follows:

1. Load the License Management utility.
2. Press <Insert> at the Installed Product License Information panel.
The License Management utility prompts you to insert the license diskette.
3. Insert the HostPrint License Diskette.
The number of users is indicated on the diskette label.
4. Press <Enter> to accept the default drive letter (A:); otherwise, enter the appropriate drive letter.
5. Press <Esc> to exit the License Management utility.

You can only access the licensing data from a local DOS drive.

Deleting User Licenses

You can delete only one HostPrint license at a time. To do so:

1. Highlight the license you want to delete at the Installed Product License Information panel.
2. Press <Delete>.
The License Management utility displays the Delete Selected License confirmation panel.
3. Select Yes or No, or press <Esc>.

Viewing License Diskette Information

The License Management utility lets you view the license information associated with a specific license diskette.

To view license information:

1. Press <Tab> at the Installed Product License Information panel.
The License Management utility prompts you to insert the license diskette.
2. Insert the license diskette into a disk drive.
3. Press <Enter> to accept the default drive letter (A:); otherwise, enter the appropriate drive letter.
The License Management utility displays the Product License Diskette Information panel.
4. Press <Esc> to exit the panel.
5. Press <Esc> to exit the License Management utility.


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