You deactivate a VirtServer license from a command-line window. Follow the steps described below.
To deactivate a VirtServer license, you need a functioning Internet connection.
The firewalls and proxies in your network should allow access to the ReadyAPI license server (https://activation.smartbear.com) through port 443.
Shut down VirtServer.
Open the command-line window and go to the
Run the following command:
Linux or Mac:VirtServer.sh --deactivatelicense
Press ENTER. The license will be deactivated.
A shorter alternative to the
--deactivatelicense argument is
In Case of an Error
In case of an error, you will see a message explaining the problem.
If you are unable to solve the problem, contact our Support Team. We will be glad to help you.