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subclubsubclub
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Registered: ‎09-06-2013
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Returning a License after Uninstall

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09-06-2013 04:28 AM

Hi there,

 

after uninstalling Maya 2014 SP1 to install SP2, i did recognized that i've forgotten to return the license to the server.

Is there any way to retun the borrowed license after the deinstallation?

 

 

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david.lau
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Re: Returning a License after Uninstall

09-06-2013 07:09 AM in reply to: subclubsubclub

Unfortuately, there isn't.  You will need to reinstall the software.



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TravisNave
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Re: Returning a License after Uninstall

09-06-2013 07:57 AM in reply to: subclubsubclub

Or you can just let it expire, so long as you didn't borrow it for a lengthy amount of time.

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dembkod
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Re: Returning a License after Uninstall

09-06-2013 08:41 AM in reply to: subclubsubclub

subclubsubclub,

 

When you “borrow” licenses it is recommended that you borrow for no more than the amount of time that you are willing to lose that license for. Users that borrow for months at a time are defeating the purpose of Network licensing. Hopefully your borrow period was not too steep. At the end of your period the license will automatically return to the pool.

 

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