PRB: How to Handle the "invalid serial number" Error
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The error "invalid serial number" occurs when a DEMO serial number hasexpired.
Issue a updated serial number by following these steps:
- Run SERIALIZ on the computer with outdated serial number. For example:
C:\SS\ADMIN\SERIALIZ <data directory> This command gives a list of current serial numbers.
- Install a new serial number. For example:
C:\SS\ADMIN\SERIALIZ <data directory> -s<serial_num>
You can also reinstall the demo diskette to restart the 30 day period.
Article ID: 123469 - Last Review: 01/11/2015 00:55:30 - Revision: 4.0
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