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2067598 - How to change Crystal Reports keycode?

Symptom

  • How to modify the keycode?
  • How to add the permanent license key for Crystal Reports? 
  • How to change the temporary keycode to the permanent keycode in Crystal Reports? 

Environment

  • SAP Crystal Reports 2008
  • SAP Crystal Reports 2011
  • SAP Crystal Reports 2013
  • SAP Crystal Reports 2016

Resolution

  • To modify Crystal Reports keycode using the License Manager. To do so:
          
    1. Open Crystal Reports.
         
    2. Under the menu "Help", select "License Manager..."
        
    3. In the "License Manager" window, enter the keycode. 
          
    4. Click "Add" to add the keycode.
        
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  • LicenseManager.exe can also be found in the following path for Crystal Reports 2011, 2013 and 2016:

         C:\Program Files (x86)\SAP BusinessObjects\SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 4.0\win32_x86

Keywords

CR, License key, keycode, key code, License Manager , KBA , BI-RA-CR , Crystal Reports designer or BusinessViews Manager , How To

Product

Crystal Reports 2008 V1 ; SAP Crystal Reports 2011 ; SAP Crystal Reports 2013 ; SAP Crystal Reports 2016