License Server Help

Starting and stopping License Server

Starting JetBrains License Server

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Start JetBrains License Service from Windows services panel or run:
<license_server_home>\apps\license-server\bin\license-server.bat start
To run License Server as a Windows Service, run:
  • <license_server_home>\bin\license-server.bat service install /runAsSystem
  • Or, if you want to use another user account, use
    <license_server_home>\bin\license-server.bat service install /user=<user> [/domain=<domain>] /password=<password>

  • On Linux/Mac OS X run: sh <license_server_home>/bin/license-server.sh start

  • On Windows run: <license_server_home>\bin\license-server.bat start

Stopping JetBrains License Server

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Stop JetBrains License Service from Windows Services panel.

To stop License Server:
  • On Linux/Mac OS X run: <license_server_home>/bin/license-server.sh stop

  • On Windows run: <license_server_home>\bin\license-server.bat stop

Exploring License Server commands

To learn other commands that License Server provides, such as those for running in the current console, configuring, and displaying status:

  • On Linux and Mac OS X run:

    sh <license_server_home>/bin/license-server.sh ?

  • On Windows:

    <license_server_home>\bin\license-server.bat ?

Last modified: 3 December 2018