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License Manager Installation and Management

Install and manage License Manager for MATLAB® network licenses. For license and system administrators only.

Install the network license manager before installing MathWorks® products in network configurations. The configuration design determines how many installations you need to perform. Before you install the network license manager, read Plan Your Network Installation. To learn more about licenses, see Understanding Network License Files.

Topics

Install License Manager

Plan Your Network Installation

Options for network license manager and MATLAB installation for license administrators with a network license

Install Network License Manager Offline

Install the network license manager on a network server using a file installation key (FIK).

Install Network License Manager Online

Describes how to install the network license manager on a network server.

License Manager Operations

Start the Network License Manager

Start the network license manager on the server

Manage the Network License Manager

Describes several utilities provided by FlexNet® licensing that you can use to manage the network license manager.

Update Network License Manager Software

Download the executables for running the network license manager.

Update Network License

Update a network license file.

Manage Licensing for Network Configurations

Set Up Named User Licensing

How to set up named users with a Network Named User License.

Borrow Licenses

Describes how to set up and use the license borrowing capability in a concurrent configuration.

Use Timeouts for Idle License Keys

Describes how to use the time-out feature to free idle license keys in concurrent configurations