Installing the Software Manager using the custom method - Johnson Controls - Metasys - LIT-12012388 - Software Application - Software Licensing - 4.0

Software Manager Installation Guide

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Software Licensing
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Installation Guide
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About this task

Use the custom method if you want to install the Software Manager at a user-specified location on the machine.

Note: You must install the Software Manager on the same machine where you install and license your other Johnson Controls software.


  1. Download the Software Manager installer.
  2. Browse to the location where you downloaded the Software Manager installer.
  3. Double-click SoftwareActivationManager.exe. If prompted, enter the administrator user credentials. The Software Manager Setup wizard opens.
  4. Click Custom.
  5. Click Browse to select a custom installation location for the Software Manager. A Browse for Folder dialog box appears.
  6. Select an installation location and click OK. The new path displays in the Install Path text box.
  7. Click Install. A progress bar displays the progress of the installation.
  8. Click Finish when the installation is complete.