Creating Licenses from Smartcard

If you use the IGEL Universal Desktop Converter (UDC2), you will have a USB flash drive and a smartcard on which the license is stored.

This method is not available on IGEL Linux 10 or UDC3.


In this case, you need to proceed as follows:

UDC Installation Process

  1. Put the SIM-card with the licenses sideways in the slide of the USB flash drive.
  2. Put the slide into the USB flash drive.
  3. Put the USB flash drive in the device where the UMS console is installed.
  4. Click System > License Management in UMS Console to open the License Management window.

    From UMS Version 5.07.100, the license management for thin client licenses can be found under UMS Administration > Global Configuration > Licenses.

  5. Click Create license from smart card and confirm.

    You will be given a list showing the number of available licenses.

    Create lincense from smart card

  6. Choose the unlicensed devices for which you require a license.

    A license will be created from the USB flash drive.

  7. Boot the device twice to activate the license and the corresponding functions.

    To check wether the license update has worked, check the Product ID which should have changed.

    The new licensed thin clients and UDC2 devices are now listed up in the License management window.

There are three places where the license is stored: