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Quick Start: Tips and Tricks for the Autodesk Network License manager [lmtools.exe]

I have collected all the tips and tricks that I know of for the Autodesk Network License Manager  [lmtools.exe] as a Quick Start guide.  

1.  My personal favourite:  Edit > Clear Window...

Video:  Quick-Setup-lmtools

2.  Don't use the default name when creating service...

http://upandready.typepad.com/up_and_ready/2011/06/general-licensing-dont-use-the-default-name-when-configuring-lmtools.html

3.  Some additional check boxes in lmtools.exe and what they do...

http://upandready.typepad.com/up_and_ready/2011/06/general-licensing-additional-settings-in-lmtools.html

4.  Getting the status of license files that are really long...

http://upandready.typepad.com/up_and_ready/2012/05/general-licensing-getting-the-server-status-with-long-license-files.html

5.  Setting up more than 1 service in lmtools.exe

http://upandready.typepad.com/up_and_ready/2013/11/configuring-network-license-manager-lmtoolsexe-for-more-than-one-product.html

6. Appending the Debug log file the EASY way

http://upandready.typepad.com/up_and_ready/2015/01/the-easiest-way-to-append-the-results-of-a-log-file-in-lmtoolsexe.html

7. How do a update license file on server without access to server? 

http://upandready.typepad.com/up_and_ready/2015/07/how-do-a-update-license-file-on-server-without-access-to-server.html

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