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Deactivate a VRS Elite License for use on another machine


Question / Problem: 

How to Deactivate a Kofax VRS 5.x Elite license for use on another PC.

Answer / Solution: 

Kofax VRS 5.x Elite licenses can be deactivated using the Kofax VRS Administration Console. 

The license must be deactivated on the existing station before it can be activated on a new station.

To deactivate a Kofax VRS 5.x Elite license:

  1. Run VRSAdministrationConsole.exe
  2. Select License from the menu to navigate to the License screen
  3. Take a screenshot of the License screen or copy the License Part Number, Serial Number, and Product Code into a text file and store it in a safe place for future use.
  4. Click Deactivate
  5. Click OK on the confirmation message.


Applies to:  

Product Version
VRS 5.1



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