license file SWK bound to PmNetKey license server

The license file (i.e. the PmXXXX.swk file) designed for PmNetKey license server contains the network license for PROMOTIC system application (license client). In the file name of the license file, there is a license number (e.g. the file name is Pm3401.swk, where 3401 is the license number).
This type of license file is bound to a single individual PmNetKey license server, that is protected by its own HW Key. It means that the license file is functional only with PmNetKey license server program running on the computer, where the specific HW Key is connected.
The complete license for the PROMOTIC application is contained in the license file.
For more detailed description of configuration, location of license files and principles of network licenses - see PmNetKey license server.
The network license is valid for one running application. If two applications are to run on a computer (e.g. a server application and a visualization application), then each of them needs its own license.
a) License server - The license file must be copied into the same folder where the PmNetKey.exe file is located.
b) License client - In the application INI file (for runtime - PmRt), or in PROMOTIC INI file (for development environment - PmDev and PmDevSchool - since version 8.3. it is necessary to create the section [Licence] and in this section to create the key Medium as described below (reference to a PmNetKey license server and to a specific license file SWK bound to PmNetKey license server):
, where the netkey indicates the network license, http or https indicates the protocol, followed by the IP address or computer name, internal Web server port and the license SWK file name.
Logged-in Windows user must have the permissons for writing into following files:
- PmNetKeyA.log file of the license server PmNetKey
- app.ini files of PROMOTIC application bound to PmNetKey license server
- The license file has to be backed up (archived).
PROMOTIC 8.3.21 SCADA system documentation - MICROSYS, spol. s r.o.

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