Importing a license

Article:HOWTO55080  |  Created: 2011-06-29  |  Updated: 2011-12-16  |  Article URL
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Importing a license

Importing a license saves the license file in the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager database.

See Licensing Symantec Endpoint Protection.

You can import the following types of licenses:

  • License for a first-time installation

  • License to upgrade trialware

  • License renewal

  • License for over-deployed clients

  • License from your Symantec legacy virus protection software

You can import a license file that you received from the following sources:

  • Symantec Licensing Portal

  • Symantec partner

  • Symantec sales team

  • Symantec Business Store

  • Symantec legacy virus protection software

See Migrating from Symantec Client Security or Symantec AntiVirus.

To import a license

  1. Save the license file on a computer or network that is accessible from the console computer.

  2. In the console, click Admin > Licenses and under Tasks, click Activate license.

  3. Follow the prompts in License Activation Wizard to import and activate your license. Additional information about your options are provided in the wizard.

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