Offline License Installation Procedure

Maxback VSS Writer will be automatically activated if the VSS Writer instance can connect the dbosoft license server. If your host cannot connect to the Internet or the activation fails for other reasons you can manually request a license.

  1. Generate instance key
  2. Request a license key
  3. Install the license file

1. Generate instance key

Each license is bound to the writer instance. To request a valid license you have to provide the unique key of the writer instance.

Call the commandline client from a elevated command prompt:

maxback.vssclient getkey

Copy the entire command response as text for the next step.

2. Request a license key

Send the instance key to support@dbosoft.eu together with your customer number to request a license.

3. Install the license file

The support will provide you a license file. To install the license call the commandline client from a elevated command prompt:

maxback.vssclient instlicense