2.2 Manually obtaining a license from the ARM web licensing portal

To obtain a license for an ARM product you can use the ARM License Manager utility to guide you through the required steps.

To manually obtain a license:

Procedure

  1. Start Eclipse for DS-5.
  2. Select Help > ARM License Manager from the Eclipse for DS-5 menu to display the ARM License Manager dialog box as the figure shows.
    Figure 2-1 View and edit licenses page
    View and edit licenses page


  3. Click Add License… to display the Add License dialog box as the figure shows.
    Figure 2-2 Add License dialog box
    Add License dialog box


  4. In the Select License Type page, select Use a license file, license server, serial number, or activation code. Then click Next.
  5. In the Obtain a new license page, select Manually obtain a license via www.arm.com website (advanced). Then click Next.

    The Choose network interface page is displayed, as the figure shows.

    Figure 2-3 Choose network interface
    Choose network interface page


  6. Select the Network interface to which you want the license to be locked, then click Next >.

    The Obtain a new license via www.arm.com page is displayed, as the figure shows.

    Figure 2-4 Obtain a new license via www.arm.com
    Obtain a new license page


  7. Click the URL in step 2 of the Obtain License dialog box. This opens your default web browser and takes you to the ARM Login page.
  8. Either log into your account, or register for an ARM account.
  9. After you have logged into your ARM account, click Generate in the Resources, and follow the online instructions.

    See the documentation available on the portal for information on how to use it to obtain a license.

  10. Click Finish to close this dialog box and return to the ARM License Manager dialog box.
  11. Click Close.
  12. After you have obtained your license from the web licensing portal, save it locally:
    • If you are using a node-locked license, you can install it and configure your licensing environment using the License Manager.

    • Windows floating license server administrators must follow the procedure to install the server license.

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