Authorizing your product when you have an Internet connection

  • This topic only applies if you have an authorization code
  • It is not possible to install licenses remotely. You must be logged into the machine on which you are installing the licenses.

The following procedure describes how to authorize your product using a local or network license server. The license server is set up automatically when you first install the product.


  1. Start Micro Focus License Administration.
  2. Click the Install tab.
  3. Type the authorization code in the Enter authorization code field.
  4. Click Authorize.

If you change the name of the machine running your license server after it has granted licenses, the licenses stop working.


  1. Start Micro Focus License Administration.
  2. Select the Online Authorization option by entering 1 and pressing Enter.
  3. Enter your authorization code at the Authorization Code prompt and then press Enter.