Floating license offline activation

Floating license offline activation (via email - no Internet connection)

This process is not available for Trial, CUE or Workshop licenses, unless instructed by Lumerical Support.

Requires the FlexNet license manager on 1 of the computer in your network

  1. Open the FlexNet license manager activation utility:

    Start -> All Programs -> Lumerical -> Lumerical FlexLM -> Activate or Deactivate a license


    sudo /opt/lumerical/lumerical-flexlm/lumerical-activation-utility

    Mac OS:

    Applications -> Lumerical -> Lumerical FlexLM -> Lumerical Activation Utility

  2. Select Offline Mode

  3. Enter your Activation Code on the box, including the dash

  4. Click Activate

  5. A Save File dialog box will appear, select a location where you wish to save the Activation Request.

  6. Send the request XML file to Lumerical Support, with the subject title:
    Offline Activation Request.

  7. Lumerical will process the activation request and provide you with a ReponseXML file. When you receive this file, save the file to the computer running the FlexNet license manager where you generated the Offline RequestXML file.

  8. Open the FlexNet license manager activation utility again.

  9. Select Offline Mode

  10. Click Browse and select the ResponseXML file. Once the file is selected, the license activation process will complete (this may take a few minutes to complete).