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EMS Administration Guide

Uploading a license file

You must use this backup licensing method only if you cannot license EMS by logging into FortiCloud.

Contact Fortinet Support to activate, upgrade, or renew your FortiClient EMS license. After you have the license file, you can add it to FortiClient EMS.

To upload a license file for activation, upgrade, or renewal:
  1. Go to Dashboard > Status > License Information widget > Configure License.
  2. For License Source, select File Upload.
  3. Click Browse and locate the license key file.
  4. Click Upload.

You must use this backup licensing method only if you cannot license EMS by logging into FortiCloud.

Contact Fortinet Support to activate, upgrade, or renew your FortiClient EMS license. After you have the license file, you can add it to FortiClient EMS.

To upload a license file for activation, upgrade, or renewal:
  1. Go to Dashboard > Status > License Information widget > Configure License.
  2. For License Source, select File Upload.
  3. Click Browse and locate the license key file.
  4. Click Upload.