License Server Installation

Floating and Named-user licenses use the RLM license server to distribute licenses. This article explains how to create and activate a license server on your network. RLM License Server Installation Preinstallation Setup Installing the RLM Server on Windows Installing the … Continued

Using a License Server across a firewall

If you want to serve licenses across a firewall, generally you will need the license servers to have known port numbers in order to allow your firewall to pass requests on these ports. The rlm server itself is always at … Continued

Where are my Host Ids

In order to activate a license, you need a valid host ID. Clients on closed networkds may need to manually generate their license using the host id and order information. Find the host ID on your system X-Win32 FastX RLM … Continued

License Locations

FastX User Location Individual %LOCALAPPDATA%\StarNet Communications\FastX\license.lic Individual %LOCALAPPDATA%\StarNet Communications\license.lic Individual (XP Users) %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\StarNet Communications\FastX\license.lic Individual (XP Users) %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\StarNet Communications\license.lic All Users %PROGRAMFILES%\StarNet Communications\license.lic All Users (64 bit Windows) %PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\StarNet Communications\FastX\license.lic X-Win32 2011 and Later User Location … Continued

Licensing Errors

Activation key not found in database No license for product (-1) Read Error From Network (-105) Bad hostname for network connect (-131) Key already used No hostids available Host license.starnet.com not found System clock has been set back (-40) Not … Continued

License Password

When installing the RLM license server, system administrators may want to use the same system to serve different sets of licenses to different departments. RLM has a license feature that allows the license to be restricted by a password parameter. … Continued

Failover License Server

Install rlm and your ISV server on the failover license server node See RLM License Server Installation for more information Copy all license files from the Primary Server and install them on the Failover Server Edit the license file with … Continued

Installing Licenses for multiple users

In order to make X-Win32 compatible out of the box with Windows Vista, the license.config file is no longer stored in C:\Program Files\StarNet\X-Win32\ after version 8.2 Microsoft Vista does not allow direct access to the Program Files folder and creates … Continued

Setting RLM Roaming licenses

The RLM License server has the ability to create ROAMING licenses which are floating licenses that can be used for several days without having to recontact the license server. This is the ideal solution for a “Roadwarrior” configuration where certain … Continued

License Upgrade

X-Win32 2011 and later use the RLM licensing system. Floating licenses now require a License Server in order to run. X-Win32 automatically checks if a license is currently installed on the Windows system. Users may see the following message on … Continued

License Location for version 7 and below

Licenses were stored in the Windows Registry in Version 7 and below. Follow the Steps to obtain your license. Please use caution when editing the registry. h4 . Floating Licenses Run X-Config Click on the “license” tab </> VN Node … Continued

How do I obtain my organizations site license key

To obtain your organization’s site license key for X-Win32, you need to contact your license administrator. If you do not know who the license administrator is, you might first try searching your company’s internal web sites for “X-Win32” to see … Continued

Failed to bind the socket: The address is protected

If you have installed X-Win 32, entered the license code, but the software still runs in demo mode, there may be a conflict with software installed by LabView. Technical Details: A service installed by LabView, lkcitdl.exe, opens UDP port 6000. … Continued

Deploying License Server in X-Win32

Create a file called license.lic Add the line: HOST license_server.example.com 00000000 license_server.example.com is the hostname of your license server (the zeros are required) Place this file in the Installation directory of X-Win32

FastX License Installation

FastX is licensed on the server side.  All clients are unlicensed.  Simply download the client (or use the web browser client) and you are ready to use FastX greatly simplifying end user deployment The FastX Server ships with its own … Continued

Manually Activate a license

Users on closed networks or behind proxies may have issues activating their licenses.  Users can manually activate a license by following these steps: Find the hostid of the system where you want to register the license Go to a machine … Continued