Step-by Step Guide on How to use SolidNetwork License Manager for Draftsight Enterprise

Follow these steps to use the SolidNetwork License Manager to distribute Draftsight Enterprise licenses. 

A. How to Add Draftsight serial key in SolidNetwork License Manager (SNLM)

i. From Windows open "Add and Remove Programs"

ii. Search for SolidNetwork License Manager and Select Modify

iii. In the tab select Modify and hit next.

iv. Add new DraftSight serial number after existing serial number with the help of comma "," and space. 

[EG 9010-XXX-XXXX] then select next and close the tab.

v. From windows search for SolidNetwork License Manager Server

Under Server Administration tab select Modify

vi. Select "Activate/Reactivate your product license(s)" and Next.

Select all products, enter registered email ID and hit next. Wait fot the activation confirmation Email and close the tab.

vii. Download Draftsight from the link here. After downloading the application, select one of the methods of activation from the main screen. 

1. 30 - Day Free Trial Verison

2. Standalone installation

3. SolidNetwork License (refer Image A)

4. Dassault Systemes License Server (refer Image A)

Image A

viii. Select Option 3 "SolidNetwork License (SNL)"

Enter your server details as per SolidNetwoek License Manager Server Details

eg: 25734@ServerName [please note: Name will be case sensitive]

Click Next and complete the activation. You can check and borrow a license from the SolidWorks SolidNetwork License Manager Client app.

Note: DraftSight 2019 is available for a 30-day free trial. DraftSight 2018 (or earlier) will cease to run after 12/31/2019. 

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