Product Documentation

Replace (redownload) license files

May 22, 2017

Replacement license files are copies of license files you previously generated. If you corrupt or remove a license file, you might have to download replacement files. You can select how to redownload the licenses by using the By Host or By Allocation tabs.

Redownload license files using the License Administration Console

  1. From a web browser, go to https://ls:8083.
  2. Select Administration and Vendor Daemon Configuration.
  3. Select Import License.
  4. Select the My Account link.
  5. On the My Account page, type your user ID and password.
  6. Select All Licensing Tools.
  7. From the main menu, select Redownload.
  8. Select Select All to select all items on all pages. Check the Page check box to select all items on that page, or check the check boxes preceding the licenses that you want to download.
  9. Select Download and save the files to a temporary folder. Remember the file name and location where you downloaded the file. You need this location. 
  10. If you copied the file directly to MyFiles directory, or the file has the name of an existing one, select Overwrite License File on License Server.
  11. Select Import License.
  12. Select Vendor Daemon Configuration and select Administer in the Citrix vendor daemon line.
  13. Select Reread License Files to allow the license server to recognize the new file.

Redownload license files without the console

  1. From a Web browser, go to http://www.citrix.com.
  2. Select My Account and enter your user ID and password.
  3. From the main menu, select Redownload.
  4. Select Select All to select all items on all pages. Check the Page check box to select all items on that page, or check the check boxes preceding the licenses that you want to download.
  5. Select Download and save the file to a temporary location. Remember the file name and location where you downloaded the file. You need this location. 
  6. At a command prompt, navigate to the folder and type the following command: 

lmreread -c @localhost -all