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How to reset License Manager information

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If you want to reset the information license manager displays, you can delete or rename three files.

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To reset the license manager information:
  1. Stop the License Logging service.
  2. Delete or rename the following files on the primary domain controller or the enterprise server:

    Cpl.cfg, which contains all of your purchase history and is located in %Systemroot%\System32.

    Llsuser.lls, which contains the user information on number of connections and is located in %Systemroot%\System32\Lls.

    Llsmap.lls, which contains License group information and is also located in %Systemroot%\System32\Lls.
  3. Restart the License Logging service.
  4. Re-add the appropriate license information.
For additional information, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
194065 How to Reset License Manager Throughout an Enterprise

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Keywords: KB153140, kbhowto

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Article Info
Article ID : 153140
Revision : 4
Created on : 11/1/2006
Published on : 11/1/2006
Exists online : False
Views : 524