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Force server instance to immediately attempt license check out from command line on Windows, Linux, and macOS systems


mps-license-reset [-C path/]server_name


mps-license-reset [-C path/]server_name triggers the server to check out a license immediately, regardless of the current license status. License keys that are currently checked out are checked in first.

Input Arguments

-C path/

Specify a path to the server instance. If this option is omitted, the current working folder and its parents are searched to find the server instance.


Server checking out license


Create a new server instance and display the status of each folder in the file hierarchy, as the server instance is created.

Type the following at the system command prompt:

mps-license-reset -C /tmp/server_2

Version History

Introduced in R2012b