How to transfer permanent LoadMaster licenses
How to transfer permanent licenses between LoadMaster devices
Version: 7.2.50 and above.
Starting on October 11th 2022, customers now have the ability of transferring permanent licenses to existing Trial or Free Kemp LoadMasters or a newly deployed Kemp LoadMasters.
|Steps to Reproduce:
It is advised that customers spin up and configure a trial LoadMaster and then transfer their permanent license. Once Kill License option is used, LoadMaster WUI will become unresponsive, and all services will be interrupted.
There are a few prerequisites and criteria that need to be met in order to be able to transfer a permanent license as listed below:
In order to transfer a permanent license from one LoadMaster device to another, the existing LoadMaster's license needs to be killed, and use the available license to license an existing Trial or Free LoadMaster or newly deployed LoadMaster using your Kemp ID or Order ID. Once killed, licenses can be transferred to an existing Trial or Free LoadMaster or a newly deployed LoadMaster.
Scenario 1 (Transfer to an existing Trial or Free LoadMaster):
Follow these steps to apply the available license on another LoadMaster device:
Scenario 2 (Transfer to a newly deployed LoadMaster):
Once the license is killed, a new LoadMaster needs to be deployed to apply the permanent license. From the WUI, after accepting the EULA, the steps would be as follows: