Frequently Asked Question

How to License KEPServerEX V6 Online ?
Last Updated 3 years ago

For more detailed activating and transferring instructions—as well as information on upgrading licenses, renewing Support & Maintenance, and troubleshooting licenses—please refer to the License Utility help file.

Activate one or more KEPServerEX Version 6 licenses in a single transaction online or offline. Watch the Video for a six-minute demonstration.

Online License Activation Process for KEPServerEX V6

  1. To start, open the License Utility on the host machine.
    • Right-click on the KEPServerEX icon located in the System Tray and then select License Utility.
  • Or
    • All Programs / Kepware / KEPServerEX 6 / License / License Utility
  • Or
    • If the Start Menu and Taskbar options are not available
      • "C:\Program Files (x86)\Kepware\KEPServerEX 6\activationclient.exe"
2. Caution: Access to the License Utility may be password protected if the option was chosen during the install process.


3. Verify the “Perform Licensing Operations Online When Possible” option is selected, and then select Activate


4. Next, copy and paste the V6 Activation ID(s) into the License Utility.

Note:To activate multiple licenses at once, enter one Activation ID per line. A maximum of 100 activations can be performed in a single transaction.

Then, enter the user name and password for the My Kepware account being used to deploy the license.


5. Click Next to activate. The License Utility will communicate with the license server to perform the license activation.


6. Upon successful activation, the Activation ID(s) will show Good status in the License Utility.


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