How to Download and Install ArcGIS 10.1 Prerelease License Manager
ArcGIS 10.1 Prerelease License Manager is a software that allows you to manage the licenses of ArcGIS products on your network. It is compatible with ArcGIS Desktop, ArcGIS Server, and ArcGIS Engine. In this article, we will show you how to download and install ArcGIS 10.1 Prerelease License Manager on your Windows computer.
To download ArcGIS 10.1 Prerelease License Manager, you need to have an Esri account and access to the Esri Customer Care Portal. If you don't have an account, you can create one for free here. Once you log in to the portal, go to the Downloads section and search for \"ArcGIS 10.1 Prerelease License Manager\". Click on the download link and save the file to your computer.
After installing ArcGIS 10.1 Prerelease License Manager, you need to configure it to authorize and distribute licenses to your ArcGIS products. To do this, follow these steps:
Open the Start menu and search for \"ArcGIS License Server Administrator\". Click on the program to launch it.
Click on the Authorization tab and enter your authorization number and customer information. Click Authorize Now to activate your licenses online or click Save Request File to generate a file for offline activation.
Click on the Availability tab and check if your licenses are available and valid.
Click on the Configuration tab and select a license borrowing option if you want to allow users to borrow licenses from the license manager for offline use.
Click on the Diagnostics tab and run a test to check if your license manager is working properly.
Click on the Start/Stop/Reread tab and click Start to start the license manager service or click Reread to refresh the license information.
The final step is to connect your ArcGIS products to ArcGIS 10.1 Prerelease License Manager. To do this, follow these steps:
Open your ArcGIS product (such as ArcMap or ArcCatalog) and go to the Help menu.
Select ArcGIS Administrator and click on the Desktop tab.
Select Concurrent Use as the license type and enter the name or IP address of your license manager in the License Manager field.
Click Apply and OK to save the settings.
Restart your ArcGIS product and check if it can access the licenses from the license manager.
Congratulations! You have successfully downloaded and installed ArcGIS 10.1 Prerelease License Manager and connected your ArcGIS products to it. You can now enjoy using the latest features of ArcGIS 10.1 before its official release. 061ffe29dd