Starting, stopping, and refreshing the licensing service

Use the General tab in the Licensing Service control panel to start, stop, and restart the licensing service, and to refresh license count information manually.

To start and stop the licensing service:

  1. Open the Licensing Service control panel General tab.
  2. Click Start, or Stop, or Restart.

Whenever you start or restart the licensing service, license usage information is refreshed. See Monitoring Centrify license usage for information about viewing license usage information.

Licensing service start and stop information can be logged in the licensing log file depending on the log trace level that is configured. See Configuring and viewing licensing service logs for information about viewing the licensing log and setting the log trace level.