Most SCO OpenServer products require registration after installation.
Once you have installed and licensed your SCO OpenServer products,
register them as soon as possible to deactivate
the frequent reminder messages.
You must register your SCO OpenServer system before
you can register the other products
on your system.
To register any installed SCO product:
Once all the SCO OpenServer products on a system have been registered,
registration reminder messages will no longer appear.
Start the License Manager.
Open the Register Product window in one of the following ways:
double-click on the product that you want to register, or
highlight the desired product then select
from the command menu.
The product's Registration Lock is displayed in
the Register Product window.
Also, mail containing the SCO Product Registration
web site's URL and the product's
Registration Lock is sent to all logins specified
in the /var/adm/install/admin/default file.
We recommend that you leave the Register Product window
open while you proceed to the next step.
Go to the SCO Product Registration web page
using one of these methods:
If your email reader is web-enabled, open the
mail containing the Registration Lock (the
subject line is the product's license serial number)
and click on the URL in the message.
This link takes you directly to the SCO Product
Registration web page and automatically
enters the Registration Lock in the Registration form.
To register your product manually, open a browser window
and go to
Complete the Registration form, entering
the Registration Lock in the appropriate field.
You can either:
cut-and-paste or type the Registration Lock (displayed by
the License Manager)
into the Registration form, or
upload the Registration Lock from your system's
using the Registration web page's Browse
button to locate the file, then clicking on
the Upload File button.
Upon completion of the Registration form,
your Registration Key is displayed on screen, and
is also emailed to you.
Register Product window,
enter the Registration Key in the
``Registration Key'' box
and click Register.
If you closed the Register Product window after Step 3,
highlight the product again and select
to reopen the Register Product window.
Registration of the product is now complete.
The SCO OpenServer system's Registration Key is tied to the
System ID, which is regenerated whenever you
reformat the hard disk, change the partition layout,
or reinstall the system.
In each of these cases, you must repeat the
registration process to obtain a new Registration Key.
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SCO OpenServer Release 6.0.0 -- 03 June 2005