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implementation:wms:install_licenseconfig [2019/10/10 12:41]
vise [3.3.2. Configuring the Produmex License Server]
implementation:wms:install_licenseconfig [2020/01/17 14:30] (current)
vise
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 ==== 3.3.2. Configure the Produmex License Server ==== ==== 3.3.2. Configure the Produmex License Server ====
  
-<WRAP round important>​Starting from version 18.4 the license module uses the Boyum IT portal ​the licenses ​and the old license file cannot be used anymore.+<WRAP round important>​From product ​version 18.4 the license module uses the Boyum IT portal and the old license file cannot be used anymore.
 When upgrading from a version older than 18.4 to version 18.4 or higher, make sure that you have a license on the [[https://​license.boyum-it.com/​Account/​Login?​ReturnUrl=%2F|Boyum IT Portal]].</​WRAP>​ When upgrading from a version older than 18.4 to version 18.4 or higher, make sure that you have a license on the [[https://​license.boyum-it.com/​Account/​Login?​ReturnUrl=%2F|Boyum IT Portal]].</​WRAP>​
  
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 1. On the Produmex Suite Installer screen click on the ''​Config''​ button of the Produmex License Server. 1. On the Produmex Suite Installer screen click on the ''​Config''​ button of the Produmex License Server.
  
-2. On the opening form click on the ''​Run''​ button to start the license configurator. ​+2. Click on the ''​Run''​ button ​on the form that opens to start the license configurator. ​
  
 Note: In the future the Produmex License Configurator can also be started by running the Produmex.Sbo.Logex.Licensing.Configurator.exe file. Make sure that the License Configurator is started in Administrator mode. (Example of file location: C:\Program Files (x86)\Produmex\Produmex License Server) Note: In the future the Produmex License Configurator can also be started by running the Produmex.Sbo.Logex.Licensing.Configurator.exe file. Make sure that the License Configurator is started in Administrator mode. (Example of file location: C:\Program Files (x86)\Produmex\Produmex License Server)
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 **Automatic licensing is an online licensing option**. With active Internet connection your license is automatically downloaded from the Boyum IT portal. **Automatic licensing is an online licensing option**. With active Internet connection your license is automatically downloaded from the Boyum IT portal.
  
-**In contrast, manual ​licensing is an alternative offline solution.** If you have a problem with automatic licensing, for example you do not have active internet connection, manual licensing makes it possible to add your license data manually. In this case you can obtain the data from the offline license generator of the Boyum IT Portal.+**Manual ​licensing is an alternative offline solution.** If you have a problem with automatic licensing, for example you do not have active internet connection, manual licensing makes it possible to add your license data manually. In this case you can obtain the data from the offline license generator of the Boyum IT Portal.
  
-Later on it is also possible to switch between the two options.+It is also possible to switch between the two options ​later.
   * If you switch from automatic to manual licensing in the future, the current license remains in the system until you add a new license file manually. ​   * If you switch from automatic to manual licensing in the future, the current license remains in the system until you add a new license file manually. ​
   * If you switch from manual to automatic licensing in the future, the current license remains in the system until the new license file is downloaded from the portal. Once it is downloaded, the system uses your online license instead of the previously added manual one.   * If you switch from manual to automatic licensing in the future, the current license remains in the system until the new license file is downloaded from the portal. Once it is downloaded, the system uses your online license instead of the previously added manual one.
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 == 3.3.2.2.1. Automatic licensing == == 3.3.2.2.1. Automatic licensing ==
  
-When you open the License Configurator,​ the Automatic license type is checked ​in by default and the License Configurator tries to download ​your licensing data from the Boyum IT portal automatically. ​+When you open the License Configurator,​ the Automatic license type is checked by default and the License Configurator tries to download ​the licensing data from the Boyum IT portal automatically. ​
  
-If you have active ​Internet ​connection and your license can be downloaded, you will see the following message:+If you have an active ​internet ​connection and the license can be downloaded, you will see the following message:
  
 {{ :​implementation:​install:​boyum:​20._new_automatic_license_file_loaded.png |Automatic License File Loaded}} {{ :​implementation:​install:​boyum:​20._new_automatic_license_file_loaded.png |Automatic License File Loaded}}
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 3. Click ''​Restart Service'',​ then click ''​OK''​. 3. Click ''​Restart Service'',​ then click ''​OK''​.
  
-Note: If you have no internet connection in the future, the License Configurator will use the online license it has downloaded from the Boyum Portal last time.+Note: If you lose internet connection in the future, the License Configurator will use the online license it has downloaded from the Boyum Portal last time.
  
-If you do not need manual licensing, continue with section ​//3.3.2.3 The License Configurator window//.+If you do not need manual licensing, continue with section ​[[implementation:​wms:​install_licenseconfig#​the_license_configurator_window|3.3.2.3 The License Configurator window]].
  
 == 3.3.2.2.2. Manual licensing == == 3.3.2.2.2. Manual licensing ==
  
-In case you are not connected ​automatically to the license system or you have no active internet connection, you will see the following error message:+If you are not automatically ​connected ​to the license system or you have no active internet connection, you will see the following error message:
  
 {{ :​implementation:​install:​boyum:​21._online_license_cannot_be_retrieved.png |Online License Cannot be Retrieved.}} {{ :​implementation:​install:​boyum:​21._online_license_cannot_be_retrieved.png |Online License Cannot be Retrieved.}}
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 1. Click ''​OK''​ and select the Manual option. 1. Click ''​OK''​ and select the Manual option.
  
-2. Now the License Configurator sends the automatic message that your offline license file cannot be retrieved. Click ''​OK''​.+2. The License Configurator sends the automatic message that your offline license file cannot be retrieved. Click ''​OK''​.
  
 {{ :​implementation:​install:​boyum:​22._offline_license_cannot_be_retrieved.png |Offline License Cannot be Retrieved}} {{ :​implementation:​install:​boyum:​22._offline_license_cannot_be_retrieved.png |Offline License Cannot be Retrieved}}
  
-3. Visit the [[https://​license.boyum-it.com/​licensekey|offline license generator of Boyum IT Portal]] to get your license data.+3. Visit the [[https://​license.boyum-it.com/​licensekey|offline license generator of Boyum IT Portal]] to get the license data.
  
-4. On the appearing ​//Get Manual License// screen +4. On the //Get Manual License// screen ​proceed as follows: 
-  ​* fill in the //​Installation Number// field +  ​- Fill in the //​Installation Number// field. 
-  ​* select ​//Produmex WMS Professional – User license// in the drop-down Product list, +  ​- Select the //Produmex WMS Professional – User license// in the drop-down Product list. 
-  ​* click ''​Submit''​. ​+  ​- Click ''​Submit''​. ​
  
 Note: For more information on the installation number click [[https://​support.boyum-it.com/​hc/​en-us/​articles/​226546427-How-to-get-a-manual-license|here]]. Note: For more information on the installation number click [[https://​support.boyum-it.com/​hc/​en-us/​articles/​226546427-How-to-get-a-manual-license|here]].
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 {{ :​implementation:​wms:​license:​get_manual_license.png |Get manual license}} {{ :​implementation:​wms:​license:​get_manual_license.png |Get manual license}}
  
-The portal displays ​your license data as follows: ​+The portal displays ​the license data as follows: ​
  
 {{ :​implementation:​wms:​license:​license_data_portal.png |License data}} {{ :​implementation:​wms:​license:​license_data_portal.png |License data}}
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 5. Copy all the data to a new document of a text editor and save it to your local drive as a txt file. This will be your license file. 5. Copy all the data to a new document of a text editor and save it to your local drive as a txt file. This will be your license file.
  
-6. On the License Configurator screen click on the ''​Choose new license file''​ button and browse the license file.+6. On the License Configurator screen click on the ''​Choose new license file''​ button and browse ​for the license file.
  
 7. The License Configuration informs you that your manual license file has been loaded. Click ''​OK''​. 7. The License Configuration informs you that your manual license file has been loaded. Click ''​OK''​.
  
-8. Click on the ''​Save configuration''​ button to save configurations ​and then click ''​OK''​.+8. Click on the ''​Save configuration''​ button to save the configuration ​and then click ''​OK''​.
  
-9. Restart the service by clicking on the ''​Restart Service''​ button. ​Now you are informed that the license server has started. Click ''​OK''​.+9. Restart the service by clicking on the ''​Restart Service''​ button. ​You are informed that the license server has started. Click ''​OK''​.
  
-=== 3.3.2.3. The License Configurator ​screen ​===+=== 3.3.2.3. The License Configurator ​window ​===
  
 {{ :​implementation:​install:​boyum:​23._license_configurator_window.png |The License Configurator Screen}} {{ :​implementation:​install:​boyum:​23._license_configurator_window.png |The License Configurator Screen}}
  
-On the Licenses section every license from the license file is listed. ​+In the Licenses section every license from the license file is listed. ​
  
 License parameters: License parameters:
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   * Valid Till: The expiration date of the license.   * Valid Till: The expiration date of the license.
   * Count: The number of licenses. ​   * Count: The number of licenses. ​
-  * Use Assigned Name (Y/N): Defines whether a user has to be assigned to the license or not. If the ‘UseAssignedName’ option is active for a license, you have to link user(s) to the license.+  * Use Assigned Name (Y/N): Defines whether a user must be assigned to the license or not. If the ‘UseAssignedName’ option is active for a license, you have to link user(s) to the license.
  
-Under Assigned Names every company that is included in the configuration file of the license manager is listed. (//​Produmex.Sbo.Logex.Licensing.Configurator.exe//​) +Under //Assigned Names// every company that is included in the configuration file of the license manager is listed. (//​Produmex.Sbo.Logex.Licensing.Configurator.exe//​) 
-  * Connection ​Name+  * Connection ​name
   * Company   * Company
  
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 === 3.3.2.4. License types === === 3.3.2.4. License types ===
  
-1. **Produmex WMS Professional license (Add-On)**\\ +**1. Produmex WMS Professional license (Add-On)**\\ 
-It is needed ​to run the add-on in SAP Business One. On the License Configurator screen this is called //​AddOnUser//​. ​+It is required ​to run the add-on in SAP Business One. On the License Configurator screen this is called //​AddOnUser//​. ​
  
-Add-on licenses ​have to be assigned to specific user(s). The number of assigned users is not limited. Only assigned users are entitled ​for a Produmex License. ​+Add-on licenses ​must be assigned to specific user(s). The number of assigned users is not limited. Only assigned users are entitled ​to a Produmex License. ​
  
 The number of the available licenses defines the number of users that can use the Produmex WMS add-on concurrently. If there are more users than the number of licenses, the principle of “first come, first served” is applied. The number of the available licenses defines the number of users that can use the Produmex WMS add-on concurrently. If there are more users than the number of licenses, the principle of “first come, first served” is applied.
  
-Each time a user starts the add-on, the system checks whether the user is an assigned user and whether there is a free license that can be allocated ​for the user:  +Each time a user starts the add-on, the system checks whether the user is an assigned user and whether there is a free license that can be allocated ​to the user:  
-  * If the user is not an assigned user, no license is allocated ​for the user.+  * If the user is not an assigned user, no license is allocated ​to the user.
   * If the user is an assigned user and there is a free license, the system allocates it to the user.   * If the user is an assigned user and there is a free license, the system allocates it to the user.
-  * If the user is an assigned user and there is no free license, no license is allocated ​for the user. In this case the Produmex WMS add-on can be started, but when the user tries to open a function that requires a license, an error message is displayed. ​+  * If the user is an assigned user and there is no free license, no license is allocated ​to the user. In this case the Produmex WMS add-on can be started, but when the user tries to open a function that requires a license, an error message is displayed. ​
  
 After the user logs out, the system deallocates the license from the user.  After the user logs out, the system deallocates the license from the user. 
  
-Note: One user can only be assigned once even if multiple databases contain the same user. If a given user is logged in one database, the user can only log in another database if there is a free license. If a user is logged in two databases, the user uses two licenses.+Note: One user can only be assigned once even if multiple databases contain the same user. If a given user is logged in to one database, the user can only log in to another database if there is a free license. If a user is logged in to two databases, the user uses two licenses.
  
-2. **Produmex WMS Terminal license (Device Client)** \\ +**2. Produmex WMS Terminal license (Device Client)** \\ 
-It is needed ​to run flows on the Fat Client (a scanner or a touchscreen). On the License Configurator screen this is called //​DeviceUser//​.+It is required ​to run flows on the Fat Client (a scanner or a touchscreen). On the License Configurator screen this is called //​DeviceUser//​.
  
-The terminal licenses are unassigned licenses. If the license ​has to be assigned, it can be assigned to every Fat Client defined in the Organizational Structure of the company. The number of assigned clients is not limited.+The terminal licenses are unassigned licenses. If the license ​must be assigned, it can be assigned to every Fat Client defined in the Organizational Structure of the company. The number of assigned clients is not limited.
  
-Device clients have concurrent licensing ​meaning ​that licenses do not have to be assigned to a certain client. Instead the system allows as many concurrent connections as the total number of available licenses.+Device clients have concurrent licensingthat is, licenses do not have to be assigned to a certain client. Instead the system allows as many concurrent connections as the total number of available licenses.
  
-Each time logging in on a client, the system checks whether there is a free license slot that can be allocated ​for the client.+Each time logging in on a client, the system checks whether there is a free license slot that can be allocated ​to the client.
   * If there is a free license, the system allocates it to the client.   * If there is a free license, the system allocates it to the client.
   * If there is no free license, an [[support:​supportguidev2:​licenseissues#​no_fat_client_license_available|error message]] is displayed.   * If there is no free license, an [[support:​supportguidev2:​licenseissues#​no_fat_client_license_available|error message]] is displayed.
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 After the logout, the system deallocates the license from the client. After the logout, the system deallocates the license from the client.
  
-3. **Produmex 3PL Module** \\ +**3. Produmex 3PL Module** \\ 
-It is needed ​to use the [[implementation:​wms:​3plprocess|3PL invoicing]] functionality. On the License Configurator screen this is called //​Mod_3PL//​.+It is required ​to use the [[implementation:​wms:​3plprocess|3PL invoicing]] functionality. On the License Configurator screen this is called //​Mod_3PL//​.
  
 This license is an //​unassigned//​ license. There are 99999 licenses available and when the Mod_3PL license is active, every add-on user has access to the 3PL invoicing functionality. This license is an //​unassigned//​ license. There are 99999 licenses available and when the Mod_3PL license is active, every add-on user has access to the 3PL invoicing functionality.
  
-4. **Produmex EDI Interface** \\ +**4. Produmex EDI Interface** \\ 
-It is needed ​to use the additional functionality for [[implementation:​wms:​edi_module|EDI messages]]. On the License Configurator screen this is called //​Mod_EDI//​.+It is required ​to use the additional functionality for [[implementation:​wms:​edi_module|EDI messages]]. On the License Configurator screen this is called //​Mod_EDI//​.
  
 This license is an //​unassigned//​ license. There are 99999 licenses available and when the Mod_EDI license is active, every add-on user has access to the EDI functionality. This license is an //​unassigned//​ license. There are 99999 licenses available and when the Mod_EDI license is active, every add-on user has access to the EDI functionality.
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 4. Click ''​Save Configurations''​ and close the License Configurator screens. ​ 4. Click ''​Save Configurations''​ and close the License Configurator screens. ​
  
-The next section describes the configuration steps of Produmex SB1 Notification Listener. If you do not need the component, on the Produmex Suite Installer screen ​click ''​Save'' ​and close the screen. ​You can continue ​with section [[implementation:​wms:​install_storedprocedures|3.4. Adaptation of Stored Procedures]].+The [[implementation:​wms:​install_notificationlistener|next section]] describes the configuration steps of Produmex SB1 Notification Listener. If you do not need this component, ​click ''​Save'' ​on the Produmex Suite Installer screen and close the screen. ​Continue ​with section [[implementation:​wms:​install_storedprocedures|3.4. Adaptation of Stored Procedures]].
  
  
  
  
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