Use the Volume License Installer Wizard to create a Volume License Installer for your NI products. Installing National Instruments software directly from the software media does not configure client machines to use licenses from a volume license server.
The Volume License Installer Wizard modifies the installer to offer the following functions:
|Note The first page of the Volume License Installer Wizard displays your current administrator information. Refer to Setting Administrator Information for information about changing this information.|
When a client runs a Volume License Installer, the installer contacts NI VLM to update the following information:
Complete the following general steps to create and distribute Volume License Installers:
|Note You should define groups before you run the Volume License Installer Wizard if you want to allow your clients to send permission requests. Refer to Managing Groups for more information. Alternatively, you can create a Volume License Installer that does not send permission requests.|
Distribute the modified installer within your organization either by using a shared network drive or copying this new product installer to a CD, DVD, or USB drive. Because the use of this software is always governed by NI VLM, you can freely distribute the installer.