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{excerpt:hidden=true}The Sentinel RMS License Manager may be installed on one or more computers to establish and coordinate a network such that multiple computers may share CSI software licenses. The license server has access to license codes. When a networked computer opens and runs a shared software, it obtains a license from the license server, which then coordinates sharing within the network.{excerpt}

The *Sentinel RMS License Manager* may be installed on one or more computers to establish and coordinate a network such that multiple computers may share [CSI|http://www.csiberkeley.com] software [licenses|kb:Licensing]. The license server has access to license codes. When a networked computer opens and runs a shared software, it obtains a license from the license server, which then coordinates sharing within the network.

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h1. Installation location

The Sentinel RMS License Manager will [install|kb:Installation] in one the following locationlocations:

* C:\Program Files\Common Files\SafeNet Sentinel\Sentinel RMS License Manager
* C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\SafeNet Sentinel\Sentinel RMS License Manager


h1. Sentinel RMS License Manager 8.5

The latest version of the Sentinel RMS License Manager is 8.5. This version, available for {new-tab-link:ftp://ftp.csiberkeley.com/pubdocs/Sentinel%20RMS%20License%20Manager%208.5.0/Sentinel%20RMS%20License%20Manager%208.5.0.zip}download{new-tab-link}, can serve all networked {new-tab-link:http://www.csiberkeley.com/}CSI{new-tab-link} software licenses except software with [LM 7 licenses|kb:Sentinel RMS License Manager#LM 7 Licenses].

Sentinel RMS License Manager v8.5, and the associated [Sentinel RMS 8.5 Utilities|kb:Sentinel RMS 8.5 Utilities], are required for CSiXRevit 2013 network licenses.

* h4. Virtual Servers
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To establish a virtual server, network licenses should be generated using Sentinel RMS 8.5.


h1. Sentinel RMS License Manager 8.4 and previous

Version 8.4, and previous versions of the Sentinel RMS License Manager, are also available for {new-tab-link:ftp://ftp.csiberkeley.com/pubdocs/}download{new-tab-link}. Operating systems that support the Sentinel RMS License Manager, and the networking of {new-tab-link:http://www.csiberkeley.com/}CSI{new-tab-link} licenses, are listed as follows:

* h4. Supported operating systems
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** Windows 7
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** Windows XP
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** Windows Vista
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** Windows 2008
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** Windows 2003

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*NOTE:*

* 32-bit operating systems should use the Sentinel RMS License Manager v.8.0.5 or higher -- available for download through {new-tab-link:ftp://ftp.csiberkeley.com/pubdocs/}Sentinel RMS{new-tab-link}

* 64-bit operating systems should use v.8.3.0 or higher -- available for download through {new-tab-link:ftp://ftp.csiberkeley.com/pubdocs/}Sentinel RMS{new-tab-link}
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h1. LM 7 Licenses

The following versions of {new-tab-link:http://www.csiberkeley.com/}CSI{new-tab-link} software are licensed using LM 7 licenses and therefore only able to run from [Sentinel RMS License Manager v8.4|kb:Sentinel RMS License Manager#Sentinel RMS License Manager 8.4 and previous] and previous.

If you are migrating to [Sentinel RMS License Manager v8.5|kb:Sentinel RMS License Manager#Sentinel RMS License Manager 8.5] you will not be able to serve legacy LM 7 licenses from there.  You must maintain the server which is currently hosting the LM 7 licenses.

Please note network licenses of CSiCOL require Sentinel RMS License Manager 7.

* SAP2000 -- v8 / v9 / v10

* ETABS -- v8 / v9 (v9 is LM7, v9.5 is LM8)

* SAFE -- v7 / v8

* PERFORM-3D -- v4

* CSiCol -- v8 (network license will only work on License Manager v7)

* Section Builder -- v8


h1. See Also

* [kb:Sentinel RMS 8.5 Utilities] -- Required for CSiXRevit 2013 network licenses.