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Creating Home License Files

NI Volume License Manager 3.0 Help

Edition Date: July 2010

Part Number: 370967E-01

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A home license is similar to a disconnected license, but does not consume a license on the volume license server and is intended for home use only, according to the terms of your volume license agreement with National Instruments. A home license cannot contain concurrent or debug licenses.

Before creating a home license file, you must first add a user or computer and assign any appropriate permissions. For more information, refer to Adding Users or Computers.

Creating Computer-Based Home License Files

Complete the following steps to create computer-based home license files.

  1. In the Computers view, select one computer.
  2. Click Create Home License.
  3. Complete the Home License Wizard.
  4. Instruct the client to install the license file on their home machine.

Creating Named-User Home License Files

Complete the following steps to create named-user home license files.

  1. In the Users view, select one user.
  2. Click Create Home License.
  3. Complete the Home License Wizard.
  4. Instruct the client to install the license file on their home machine.

Using the Home License Wizard

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