DSLS Licence Authorisation

In the DS License Server utility there is a feature which allows the administrator to set authorisation. The authorisation feature allows the administrator to set restriction rules to only allow certain users/groups of users to access and use that licence with the rule set.

This guide will go through how to set the rules on each of the licences using the DS License Server utility.

1) Go to Start > All Programs > DS License Server > License Server Administration

2) Select the computer name > RMB > Connect  OR  Select the computer name > Connect (icon)

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3) Click on the Authorizations tab

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4) RMB > Add

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5) You can choose from User, Host or IPRange e.g. Select Host and type the computer name > OK

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6) Hosts are added to the list

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7) RMB in groups > Add

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8) Create a group name > Select hosts and move across into Host group members. Click OK when finished

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9) Select licence from list on the right pane > RMB > Add new rule > Allow

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10) Click Yes

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11) Select Type: Host group and Name: CATIA Licence User  > Click Add

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12) The group has now been added to the list. Click OK to close.

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The icon for the licence has now changed to green to indicate that there is a rule on it.

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