Stop or Start the Arcinfo License Manager on Windows

Last Published: April 26, 2020


Steps to stop or start the ESRI License Manager on Windows NT 4.0 and Windows 2000.


  1. In Windows NT 4.0, click  Settings > Control Panel, and double-click Services.

    In Windows 2000, click Start > Settings > Control Panel > Administrative Tools, and double-click Services.
  2. Select and highlight the ESRI License Manager service.
    The service is called 'FLEXlm License Manager' in version 7.1.x.
  3. Click the Stop button to stop the license manager.
  4. Click the Start button to start the license manager.

Article ID:000001921

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  • ArcMap 8 x

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