[Letters & Science] Change ArcGIS License Managers

If you receive a "Feature Expiration" error Window when starting ESRI ArcGIS software, use the steps in this article to change your ArcGIS License Manager server.

  1. Run the ArcGIS Administrator application on your computer

    • Find your applications under the All Programs menu in Start, or search for ArcGIS Administrator

  2. Change the license server to "ESRI.LICENSE.UWM.EDU"

    • In ArcGIS Administrator, select the Desktop folder
    • Underneath License Manager, click the Change button
    • Enter the server name ESRI.LICENSE.UWM.EDU
    • Click OK twice to exit


  3. Re-launch your ArcGIS software. The "Feature Expiration" error messages should no longer appear.

Keywords:arcgis, esri, license, gis, arcmap, arcinfo   Doc ID:66608
Owner:JJ S.Group:UW-Milwaukee Help Desk
Created:2016-09-01 10:35 CDTUpdated:2017-08-14 13:00 CDT
Sites:UW-Milwaukee Help Desk
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