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How to limit the number of consumed licenses for a user group?

A - answer In the Autodesk FlexLM network license management, you can specify that a given group of users or machines can consume only a given, limited number of floating licenses.

In the FlexLM option file ADSKFLEX.OPT for the license manager, enter e.g.:

MAX 5 86063ACD_2014_0F GROUP Nerds
Means, that the predefined group "Nerds" may not consume more than 5 network licenses of AutoCAD 2014.
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26.8.2013    6832×  
applies to: AutoCAD · Inventor · Revit · 3ds Max ·

See also:
Tip 11497:Automatic grouping of drawing objects.
Tip 10466:What is the difference between GROUP and HOST_GROUP in a FlexNet option file?
Tip 10081:How to reserve a floating license to a specific PC?
Tip 8977:How to reserve an Autodesk floating license for a user or group?

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