Installing a local license server

The License Manager infrastructure is installed by default on each machine when a product is installed. The product installer invokes the License Manager installer silently. This enables a product to ask for a license locally by default.

Any License Manager can also be used as a network license server.

These are the instructions to download and install License Manager without a product installation:

  1. Log into the Software Licenses and Downloads (SLD) site at
  2. Select your account and click Downloads.
  3. Select a product and a product version from your orders.
  4. In the list of software downloads, locate the License Manager.
  5. Click Download to download an archive with the installers.
  6. Run the installer suitable for your Operating System to install License Manager on your machine.