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When ArcGIS for Server and Portal for ArcGIS are installed on the same Windows Server 2012 R2 machine, only one Software Authorization Wizard present in the All Programs menu. The Software Authorization Wizard is for ArcGIS for Server and not for Portal for ArcGIS.

Last Published: April 23, 2015 Portal for ArcGIS
Bug ID Number BUG-000087091
SubmittedApril 21, 2015
Last ModifiedJune 5, 2024
Applies toPortal for ArcGIS
Version found10.3
StatusWill Not Be Addressed

Additional Information

The software authorization wizard is the same and can be used for all server products.


Create a shortcut on the desire machine using the below link. "C:\Program Files\Common Files\ArcGIS\bin\SoftwareAuthorization.exe" /p Portal /Ver 10.3

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000087091


  • Portal for ArcGIS

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