HOW TO - Check Ansys License Server Version
Authored by Caleb Scharf October 31st, 2021 4481 views 1 likes KB956082
This article will show you how to quickly identify what version your license server is running.
Via the License Server
- Windows Search > Search for > Right click and choose More > select Run as Administrator.
- License Manager Version is displayed as seen below:
Via the Client Computer
- The computer you are running this from must have either the client or license server software installed.
- Copy, paste and execute the following command in a command prompt after replacing the green text with your information.
Client Version 2020 R2 and Below*:
"C:\Program Files\ANSYS Inc\Shared Files\Licensing\winx64\ansysli_util.exe" -statli 2325@YourLicenseServerName
Client Version 2021 R1 and Above**:
"C:\Program Files\ANSYS Inc\vXXX\licensingclient\winx64\ansysli_util.exe" -statli 2325@YourLicenseServerName
*Will return incorrect license server version if the License Server is running 2021 R1
**Command does not work if the License Server is running 2021 R1