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Deactivate and activate Orion product licenses during migration

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Updated August 4, 2017


This article provides steps on how to deactivate and active Orion products during migration from the original server to the new one. 


All versions of Orion products up to NPM 12.0

After NPM 12.1 then License Manager functionality was moved to the web


Note: The user will have 30 days to activate the license on the new server.

  1. Go to Start > SolarWinds > License Manager (
  2. Deactivate all licenses.
  3. Perform the migration.
  4. Upon completion of the migration, go to Start > SolarWinds > License Manager.
  5. Activate all licenses

If the Orion server does not have access to the internet, please refer to below article to assist with offline deactivation: 

Offline deactivation for .NET products - Orion platform

If the Orion server is no longer accessible, the user will need to log a separate case to SolarWinds Customer Service to manually deactivate the license/s.

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