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License Management


The License Management dialog in Enterprise Architect enables you to upgrade Enterprise Architect and to register Add-Ins. The dialog lists:

  • The currently-registered keys
  • The product each key applies to
  • When each private key expires
  • When each shared key is to be reactivated in the keystore for issue to another user

Access:    Help | Register and Manage License Key(s)


The options on the License Management dialog are explained in the following table:



See also

Add Key

Display the Add Registration Key dialog, which enables you to:

  • Register your new Enterprise Architect license
  • Obtain a shared key from the Sparx Systems Key Store (available for version 4.51 and above)
  • Add a new key to update to a higher version of Enterprise Architect or to register an Add-In

Register a Full License

Add License Key

Upgrade an Existing License

Register Add-In

Remove Key

Release Key

  • (Private Key) Make the Add-In or current version of Enterprise Architect inoperable
  • (Shared Key) Release the key to the keystore; however, the Keystore Manager is normally configured to release keys automatically when the user logs off



Place the highlighted key into the clipboard



Close the dialog



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