GoldMine license file names and formats for different GoldMine versions

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    GoldMine license file names and formats for different GoldMine versions

    - The following article provides basic information about the license file name and format of the host/primary GoldMine license

    - All examples are referring to an E license with 10 (concurrent) users


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    A. GoldMine Premium Edition 2014.2 and higher:

    License file name: LICENSEGM94.BIN
    License format: E-001094-123456-1A2B3C4D5E6G7H8-I9J0K1L2M3N405P

    E
    : GoldMine Premium License issued at purchase (or issued once a license upgrade is necessary)
    0010
    : Number of users of the specific license
    94
    : Version (this version number currently applies to GoldMine 2014.2, 2015.1.2015.2)

    123456: Customer ID, HDA, unique identifier of the customer

    1A2B3C4D5E6G7H8: Serial number (this information can also be seen in the Help >> About GoldMine window)

    I9J0K1L2M3N405P: Unique Key Code - this information is no where visible within GoldMine and the license number and key code initially issued should be stored at a safe place as it will be required when it becomes necessary to reinstall or re-license GoldMine.


    B. GoldMine Premium Edition 9.x - 2014.1:

    License file name: LICENSEGM.BIN
    License format:
    E-001090-123456-1A2B3C4D5E6G7H8-I9J0K1L2M3N405P

    E
    : GoldMine Premium License issued at purchase (or issued once a license upgrade is necessary)
    0010
    : Number of users of the specific license
    90
    : Version (this version number currently applies to GoldMine 9.0.0, 9.0.1, 9.0.2,9.0.4, 9.2.0, 9.2.1, 2013.1, 2014.1)

    123456: Customer ID, HDA, unique identifier of the customer

    1A2B3C4D5E6G7H8: Serial number (this information can also be seen in the Help >> About GoldMine window)

    I9J0K1L2M3N405P:  Unique Key Code - this information is no where visible within GoldMine  and the license number and key code initially issued should be stored at  a safe place as it will be required when it becomes necessary to  reinstall or re-license GoldMine.


    C. GoldMine Premium Edition 8.x:

    License file name: LICENSE.BIN
    License format:
    E-001080-123456-1A2B3C4D5E6G7H8-I9J0K1L2M3N405P (in this specific case also a license
    E-001085-123456-1A2B3C4D5E6G7H8-I9J0K1L2M3N405P
    would be possible)

    E
    : GoldMine Premium License issued at purchase (or issued once a license upgrade is necessary)
    0010
    : Number of users of the specific license
    80/85
    : Version (this version number currently applies to GoldMine 8.0.0, 8.0.1, 8.0.2,8.0.3, 8.5.0, 8.5.1, 8.5.2)

    123456: Customer ID, HDA, unique identifier of the customer

    1A2B3C4D5E6G7H8: Serial number (this information can also be seen in the Help >> About GoldMine window)

    I9J0K1L2M3N405P:  Unique Key Code - this information is no where visible within GoldMine  and the license number and key code initially issued should be stored at  a safe place as it will be required when it becomes necessary to  reinstall or re-license GoldMine.

     
    D. GoldMine Corporate Edition 7.x

    License file name: LICENSE.BIN
    License format:
    E-001070-123456-1A2B3C4D5E6G7H8-I9J0K1L2M3N405P


    E
    : GoldMine Premium License issued at purchase (or issued once a license upgrade is necessary)
    0010
    : Number of users of the specific license
    70
    : Version (this version number currently applies to GoldMine 7.0.0, 7.0.3, 7.0.4,7.5.0, 7.5.1, 7.6.0)

    123456: Customer ID, HDA, unique identifier of the customer

    1A2B3C4D5E6G7H8: Serial number (this information can also be seen in the Help >> About GoldMine window)

    I9J0K1L2M3N405P:  Unique Key Code - this information is no where visible within GoldMine  and the license number and key code initially issued should be stored at  a safe place as it will be required when it becomes necessary to  reinstall or re-license GoldMine.


    E. GoldMine 4.x - 6.x

    License file name: LICENSE.DBF
    License format:
    E-0010-12345678-A1B2C3 (in this specific case also a license D-0010-12345678-A1B2C3 would be possible)

    E: GoldMine Enterprise License - supports dBase and also SQL Server database
    D: GoldMine Standard License - supports only dBase database

    0010: Number of users of the specific license

    12345678
    : Serial number (this information can also be seen in the Help >> About GoldMine window)


    A1B2C3:  Unique Key Code - this information is no where visible within GoldMine  and the license number and key code initially issued should be stored at  a safe place as it will be required when it becomes necessary to  reinstall or re-license GoldMine.

    - Such licenses where valid for GoldMine 4.x, 5.x and 6.x