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Manually Activate a Kofax VRS Elite license

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Article # 3032761 - Page views: 261


Attempts to activate a Kofax VRS Elite license result in the following error:

Unable to contact license server. The remote name could not be resolved:


To manually activate a Kofax VRS 5.x Elite license:

  1. Open VRS Administration Console | License and fill all the License Information required fields
  2. Click on Manual.
  3. Navigate to the Kofax Product License Activation Web page.
  4. Enter the User Identification information and Product Identification fields.
  5. Click Get license code
  6. Copy and paste the license code from the Web page into the Manual Activation screen.
  7. Click the Activate button in the Manual Activation window.
  8. The Kofax VRS is Active window will display when the license has successfully activated on the station.
  9. Click OK to close the window.
Please make sure to Copy and Paste the VRS Generated Machine ID from VRS Administration Console to avoid typos or information mismatch.

Level of Complexity 


Applies to  

Product Version Build Environment Hardware
Kofax VRS 4.5


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