The local license manager is accessible as a standalone application or from the main configuration tool of the add-on.
There are two ways to open the License Manager:
- Search for “License Manager – Dynamics 365” in the start pane and press Enter to start the program – as you can see in the figure below. Next, connect to your Dynamics 365 organization.
2. Open the Organization overview, select an organization and click on License Manager (highlighted in yellow):
Anyway, after the starting process, the window (see screenshot below) pops up. For more information regarding the Connection Dialog, have a look at this article.
Local License Manager Overview
❶ INSTALLED PRODUCTS:
This list provides you with an overview of all the MSCRM-ADDONS products you have installed. Selecting a product in this overview will bring up the according to license details on the right side (section (3)). A green check, next to an add-on icon, means that its license is valid. A cross symbolizes an invalid license.
❷ CURRENT SYSTEM INFORMATION:
Summary of your current license state. A green background indicates a valid license, and a red background indicates an issue with your license.
❸ GENERAL LICENSE INFORMATION:
Displays details about expiration date, version and user count.
❹ LICENSE STATUS:
The field provides you with a deeper insight into your license status.
How to install a license
❺ SELECT LICENSE FILE:
3. On click, a file dialog will open which allows you selecting a license file. After selecting a file, the License Manager will analyze the license and show its information in a new dialog, like you can see below. To finish the installation, click on the [Install this]-button.
Please Note: You do not have to extract the received license! The Local License Manager can handle .zip-files as well. If it contains licenses for multiple products it will install each license key for the corresponding product.
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