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milend
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how to check how many Autocad 2011 licenses have been borrowed?

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06-21-2012 11:33 AM

Hello,

 

We have Autocad 2011 network licenses (served by FLEXLM service)

Some users have borrowed already licenses from the pool.

How can I check :

1.how many licenses have been borrowed so far

2.which users have borrowed the licenses

3,on which date the users are supposed to return the licenses

 

On the licenses server I have LMTOOLS utility .

It lets me check the status of the license server.

For those users who have borrowed licenses it displays:

 

user_name COMPUTER_NAME COMPUTER_NAME (v1.000) (LICENSE_SERVER_NAME/27000 7157), start Thu 6/21 10:27 (linger: 480660)

 

I guess the text "(linger: 480660)" indicates for how many days the license's borrowed.

Is it possible to get the license usage information summarized?

(how many licenses in use, how many have been borrowed, etc.)

 

Thank you!

Milen

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TravisNave
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Re: how to check how many Autocad 2011 licenses have been borrowed?

06-21-2012 03:14 PM in reply to: milend

The licenses that are borrowed will show in use and will have (LINGER) listed beside that user.  The number you see is the amount of borrowed time in seconds.  You can use the math to figure out how many days that is.  Borrowed licenses are automatically reclaimed at midnight on last day of borrowing regardless of whether the user returns them or not.  That example that you show will have all the information you need about the user, computername, product checked out, and for how long it is checked out. 

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jtbworld
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Re: how to check how many Autocad 2011 licenses have been borrowed?

06-21-2012 04:04 PM in reply to: milend

JTB FlexReport LT is a freeware that will show an easy to read HTML report showing FlexNet/FLEXlm usage including borrowing information.

Jimmy Bergmark
JTB World - Software development and consulting
Specialities: AutoCAD, AutoCAD Architecture and Revit
http://www.jtbworld.com

JTB FlexReport - network license reports
http://www.jtbworld.com/jtbflexreport/index.htm
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milend
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Re: how to check how many Autocad 2011 licenses have been borrowed?

06-26-2012 05:49 AM in reply to: milend

Thank you TravisNave !

 

LMTOOLS gives me all the information I need ..

The problem is that is not well structured.

 

Thank you!

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milend
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Re: how to check how many Autocad 2011 licenses have been borrowed?

06-26-2012 05:53 AM in reply to: jtbworld

Hello jtbworld!

The link to JTB FlexReport LT you posted is broken I couldn't test it!

>JTB FlexReport LT is a freeware that will show an easy to read HTML report showing FlexNet/FLEXlm usage including borrowing information.

 

Thank you!

 

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jtbworld
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Re: how to check how many Autocad 2011 licenses have been borrowed?

06-26-2012 07:10 AM in reply to: milend

The link works for me. You can otherwise try this one http://www.jtbworld.com/jtbflexreport/jtbflexreportlt.htm or visit http://www.jtbworld.com and look for JTB FlexReport LT on the left side.

Jimmy Bergmark
JTB World - Software development and consulting
Specialities: AutoCAD, AutoCAD Architecture and Revit
http://www.jtbworld.com

JTB FlexReport - network license reports
http://www.jtbworld.com/jtbflexreport/index.htm
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milend
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Re: how to check how many Autocad 2011 licenses have been borrowed?

06-26-2012 07:33 AM in reply to: jtbworld

Now link works for me.

I was able to download the application and I'll test it!

 

Thank you very much!

 

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