3.2 Installing a node-locked
license manually (Windows only)
Instead of using the ARM License Manager, you can install your node-locked license manually.
To manually install a node-locked license on a Windows computer:
- Retrieve your license from the ARM web licensing portal.
- Save the license file as a .lic file
(for example, license.lic) and place it in
an appropriate directory on your computer.
- Create or modify an environment variable called ARMLMD_LICENSE_FILE to
point to the location of your license. This location can either
be the full path of the license file, or it can be the full path
to the directory containing the license file. If only the directory
path is specified, the license file must be a
(for example, license.lic).
The length of ARMLMD_LICENSE_FILE must
not be more than 260 characters.
For example, to create the variable from the Windows Control
to open the Control