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do all type of sql server license have SA account? [duplicate]

We are trying to upgrade our sql server from 2005 to 2012. we got some offers for different type of license from some resellers. the only thing I'm not sure now is, there's one type core license with ...
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Web service for checking out / leasing a token

I run a web site on AWS that has a number of web servers (say 4 of them) running behind a load balancer. For this particular web site, I have one license key of New Relic for doing instrumentation. ...
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Microsoft SPLA licensing [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing issue? My company has a SPLA (service provider) license with Microsoft. I am new to the company and those before me are now ...
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Windows 2008 Enterprise License can't activate Standard Edition

We have downloaded and installed the Windows 2008 Standard R2 edition months ago. Now the server is in production. We signed up the Microsoft Partnership Action Pack subscription last week and get a ...
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Server 2003 saying unlicensed

I came in this morning to our windows 2003 server - running only SQL server 2005 saying it was unlicensed. When logged straight onto the box as soon as I got past the login, it popped up the click yes ...
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My Windows 2008 R2 server keeps making me activate the license over and over

I have a Windows Server R2 Standard server. I put in the correct key and it activates fine. In 30 days, however, the server asks me to activate the license again. How can I fix this? Call ...
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How to replace a computer connected to Server 2008 R2 Remote Desktop Services?

This is a rather embarrassingly newbie question, I think. Our regular IT guy is MIA for a while and I'm next in line, but I have no network experience. I want to replace a computer that is about to ...
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Database server migration and SQL Server 2008 licensing [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing issue? We currently have a dedicated server that hosts a number of websites and also has SQL Server 2008 Enterprise running on ...
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Windows Server 2008 R2 CALs and license distribution [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? When buying Windows Server 2008 R2 edition, I am offered 5 standard CALs (can be used either device or user based). ...
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Get a list of the licences of all packages on Ubuntu system [closed]

I want to check what licenses all the packages on my system is running under. It seems like this information is located in /usr/share/doc/package/copyright However this file seems like it does not ...
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Is One CAL enough if only one Windows Service is doing all SQL Queries for Multiple Users [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? I have Microsoft SQL Server 2008 installed on a server. The license is 5 CAL I have a three tier solution viz ...
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Why doesn't Microsoft electronically stop unlicensed CAL users? [closed]

Imagine this Scenario. Say you purchased SQL Server 2008 under a 5 CAL License. A sixth person makes a query from his machine (e.g. through a VBScript). Why doesn't Microsoft put restrictions in the ...
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Cisco ASA 5505 :: Techniques for limiting consumed hosts (max 10 with base license)

Was not aware that ASA 5505 base license restricts number of concurrent hosts to 10 (RTFM, I know). Running a "show local-host" I see my host count at 8, a bit too close for comfort with a production ...
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Automatically accept License Agreements for 3rd party software?

I am running a Windows Server 2008 R2 server in our company. We create a log of accounts for our users which only use the server for a few days. We ae facing the issue that each new user has to ...
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1answer
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ESXi 4.1 licensing [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? I have a server running ESXi 4.1 with an expired evaluation license. I tried to register a free license with VMware, ...
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Remote desktop license error when connecting to a W2K8

I'm having a problem with 1 user who can not connect to any W2K8 servers (cliet OS is Windows Vista). He keeps getting the error bellow: "The remote computer disconnected the session due to an error ...
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Grant a license for RDP from a remote machine?

Being a rather newbie server admin guy, I've stupidly overlooked the apparent need to renew remote desktop access licenses at my office, while I can presumably hook up a monitor and keyboard to server ...
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MSSQL 2008 License for both Web application and desktop application [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? I have ASP.NET web application using MSSQL express at the moment. But I want to use MSSQL 2008. But I'm NOT sure ...
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1answer
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Price markup on a vendor's appliance [closed]

What's the normal markup for the price of an appliance from a software vendor? The appliance comes loaded with an image that has their application and server. The cost of the software and support ...
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SBS 2008 and Windows 2008 Standard CAL's [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? My client has bought Windows 2008 SBS Standard version. If he buys Windows 2008 Standard does he needs additional ...
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Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise edition virtual machines licenses

It is known that with Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise edition you get to run 4 virtual machines with Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard edition. Problem is that we don't know where to get the license ...
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Free Xenserver License Renew [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? I have a question Do you know if the Free Xenserver License could be renewed? This license last a year and I want ...
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Cal license in case of three tier applications [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? I have three tier solution viz database <-> Application <-> Client My application server query to database ...
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Exchange 2007 licenses not showing correctly

We've got our Exchange 2007 environment setup and working correctly. There is one strange thing however. When I log onto a mailbox server it tells me that one of the edge transports is in trial ...
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Undeploying VMware Lab Manager VMs after trial license expires

I played around with Lab Manager for a while, deploying a couple of machines. Meanwhile, the trial license has expired, and now I can't seem to "get rid" of the VMs (seems they are uncontrollable by ...
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Accessing the Local System Account to accept a software licence

I have a server at the moment running ColdFusion which is being used to access a windows whois program on the server. Each time I call this command via ColdFusion (using cfexecute) the command times ...
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2008 Datacenter over Enterprise

What are the advantages using windows 2008 Datacenter over Enterprise licensing ? Thanks.
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2answers
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How can I transfer a SQL Server 2005 license?

I have the a wrong license number in one SQL Server. What's gone down is this: We virtualized a physical server, effectively cloning its software and licenses - SQL Server included. We want to ...
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Sql-server-2008 client Access license [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? case 1 : i have one user makes 10 connection from single computer, maximum number of connection at a given time = ...
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1answer
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Adobe Volume License for Indesign Digital Download Location?

We recently purchased a volume license for Adobe Indesign from Dell. We received an e-mail for the order that contains the serial #. However, there is no information on how to obtain Adobe Indesign ...
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Restoring Windows Server 2008 to different hardware - OEM License [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? For disaster recovery purposes, i am considering the possibility of using a VM to restore a backup of our Windows ...
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3answers
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Expired licenses - unused computers [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? We have around 20 licenses that have expired. The programs that came with the license is still installed on the ...
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2answers
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Windows 2008 keeps forcing reactivation

All our servers are setup under a volume license agreement so they shouldn't prompt for activation. However some of them constantly ask for reactivation. These are all VMs running under VMware ...
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3answers
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Do I Need to Buy Multiple Windows Licenses When Virtualizing? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? I am considering setting up VirtualBox or VMWare Workstation to run multiple instances of Windows XP. Do I need to ...
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Is it allowed to use a windows 2003 x64 standard server with a 32 Bit license? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? i have got a vaild License for windows 2003 standard server 32Bit. We are changing our server (Completely new ...
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pix 501 encryption license reduces inside hosts to 10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? I have an unlimted pix 501 with no encryption license installed. I have applied for and received a 3DES license. ...
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Can software licenses be resold? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? As there are some license that I have finished using (such as Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Office, 3D Studio, Autodesk ...
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Windows Server 2003 - Install with an OEM key without OEM media

Is there any way to use an OEM key to install windows 2003 when OEM media is not available? I have an OEM key from the hardware supplier, but we do not yet have the media for this and the server is ...
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What license do you need to run MS Project on a MS terminal server? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? We're running two terminal servers. On each of them we need MS Project 2007. What license is needed for MS Project?
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MS Essential Business Server 2008 and activation & installation media question

I want to install a Microsoft Windows Essential Business Server 2008 Premium Edition. Unfortunately I need to start the installation today, but the license and media won't be delivered until end of ...
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Move SQL Server 2008 Web Edition

Ok long story short, at work I've run into the nice situation of having to move our SQL Database from one server to another. We got in touch with our hosting provider and got set up a new server (we ...
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SQL Server licensing, is it per CPU? So a 32 CPU would mean like 150K in licensing? [closed]

SQL Server licensing, is it per CPU? If yes, so a 32 CPU would mean like 150K in licensing?
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How to remove automatically the licences for Citrix Access Essentials?

We have purchased 20 licenses for Citrix Access Essentials (CAE) and there are 30 potential users and only will be 15 concurrent. The way to not purchase more licenses is to manually revoke licenses ...
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How to switch license servers for MATLAB clients?

Anyone know how you get a client to switch license servers? I just installed R2009a and typed in the wrong license server (we still have an old server running R2006, I pointed to that by mistake); I ...
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1answer
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FlexLM 9.2 on Solaris 9?

Is FlexLM 9.2 supported on Solaris 9?
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Windows Server 2008: how to switch license of retail version to MAPS and vice-versa?

Is there any way to take an existing VMware virtual Windows Server 2008 machine that was installed with a retail product key, and switch it to a MAPS key? And/or vice-versa? It would be nice to clone ...
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2answers
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Windows licence type to run a SQL server [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? What is Minimum Windows Server licence to run a SQL server for use in a web farm. Can I run a SQL on a Server2008 ...
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Getting key for Microsoft Office downgrade

I need to install Microsoft Office 2003 for some reasons related to compatibility with Luddites. I can buy an Office 2007 "open license" at the university where I am a faculty member, and I have seen ...
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How do you change the license on an existing Win2k3 server from retail to volume?

I have a business critical application server that was installed some time ago. The installation was an expensive process (large complicated CICS based system on Win2k3) and is something i'd not like ...