"Invalid License Key" error occurs when attempting to add the license key, after a Backup Exec System Recovery (BESR) installation has completed successfully

Article:TECH64753  |  Created: 2008-01-04  |  Updated: 2013-10-25  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH64753
Article Type
Technical Solution


Environment

Issue



"Invalid License Key" error occurs when attempting to add the license key, after a Backup Exec System Recovery (BESR) installation has completed successfully


Solution



This issue usually occurs because the license being entered can only be used with a different version of Windows.  For more information on this, review the following document in the Related Documents Section below:

How does the licensing of Backup Exec System Recovery (BESR) function on Windows Server, Small Business Server (SBS) and Desktop Systems?
 
 



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313440


Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH64753


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