BO XI License Renewal From Command Prompt

Below are the instruction on how to manually update the XI license key

How to install a License Key at the command line for BusinessObjects XI and XI Release 2:

1) Bring up the CCM

2) Stop the CMS

3) Go to comand prompt (ie start->Run–>cmd)

4) At the command prompt, change directory to the following:

cd C:\Program Files\Business Objects\BusinessObjects Enterprise 12.0\win32_x86

5) Type the following then click the Enter key:

addlicensekey.js /License <Your New License Key> /CMS localhost /Username <User Name>

6) Re-Start the CMS

7) Logon to the Central Mangement Console and check “LicenseKey”

[dobby@BOB Forum]

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BO XI License Renewal From Command Prompt

One thought on “BO XI License Renewal From Command Prompt

  1. Fred says:

    helpful. Thanks. fyi: you can stop the CMS by command line too (see the unix install admin guide)

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