6.5.9. Generating a Companion License
A companion license grants license portability to a fixed product license. Each fixed product can be assigned to up to three computers: an office, a lab, and a home computer if all are only used by the same person.
Use one of the following methods to generate a companion license:
Generating a Companion License Using the License Assistant
Select the Create companion license for your fixed licenses option and follow the steps in the License Assistance.
Generating a Companion License by Adding Companion Computer ID Details
- On the menu bar, select Computers and License Files > Active Computers.
- Click the Primary Computer ID link fn the computer for which you want to generate a temporary checkout license.
- Click Edit.
- Enter the Companion Computer ID1 and/or Companion Computer ID2.
- Click Save.
- Click Generate License.