How to install the license file for Microsoft Dynamics NAV

Microsoft Business Solutions-Navision 4.0 and Microsoft Navision 4.0 are now part of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 4.0. All references to Microsoft Business Solutions-Navision or to Microsoft Navision 4.0 pertain to Microsoft Dynamics NAV.

INTRODUCTION

This article discusses how to install the license file for Microsoft Dynamics NAV and for Microsoft Business Solutions - Navision.

More Information

When you receive a new license file from Microsoft, you must install the license file on the following:
  • The server that is running Navision
  • The computer that is running Microsoft SQL Server
  • The client computers that are running Navision

Install the license file on the server that is running Microsoft Dynamics NAV

To install the license file, follow these steps:
  1. Copy the license file to the following folder:
    Drive:\Program Files\Microsoft Business Solutions-Navision\Database Server
  2. Restart the Microsoft Dynamics NAV service so that the license change can take effect. To do this, follow these steps:
    1. Click Start, point to All Programs, point to Administrative Tools, and then click Services.
    2. In the Services Microsoft Management Console (MMC) snap-in, right-click Microsoft Business Solutions-Navision Database Server ServerName, and then click Restart.

      Note ServerName is a placeholder for the name of the Microsoft Dynamics NAV server.

Install the license file on a computer that is running SQL Server

You can use the Upload function in Microsoft Dynamics NAV to install the license file. To do this, follow these steps:
  1. Use the appropriate method:
    • In Microsoft Dynamics NAV 5.0, click Start, point to All Programs, click Microsoft Dynamics NAV, and then click Microsoft SQL Server Option for CSIDE Client.
    • In Microsoft Dynamics NAV 4.0 and earlier versions, click Start, point to All Programs, click Microsoft Business Solutions-Navision, and then click Microsoft SQL Server Option for Microsoft Business Solutions-Navision.
  2. On the Tools menu, click License Information.
  3. Click Upload.


  4. In the Upload License File dialog box, locate and then select the license file that you want to import.
  5. Click Open.
The Upload function uploads the license file to the server or to the database, depending on the license option that you chose when you created the database.

Install the license file on each Microsoft Dynamics NAV client

You can use the Import function to install the license file. To do this, follow these steps:
  1. Use the appropriate method:
    • In Microsoft Dynamics NAV 5.0, click Start, point to All Programs, point to Microsoft Dynamics NAV, and then click CSIDE Client.
    • In Microsoft Dynamics NAV 4.0 and earlier versions, click Start, point to All Programs, point to Microsoft Business Solutions-Navision, and then click Microsoft Business Solutions-Navision.
  2. On the Tools menu, click License Information.
  3. Click Import.


  4. In the Import License File dialog box, locate and then select the license file that you want to import.
  5. Click Open.

The Import function copies the license file to the following folder:
C:\Program Files\Microsoft Business Solutions-Navision\Client
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מזהה פריט: 904872 - סקירה אחרונה: 26 ביולי 2011 - תיקון: 1

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