The task of configuring a license server can be a daunting task. Just the name itself implies cancel all of my afternoon meetings, get me some coffee, I’m going to be here a while. Thankfully that’s just the stigma surrounding the configuration of license files. Knowing that some of the other documentation out there can be a little confusing, I have attempted to summarize (with screen shots) the process as concisely as possible.
Before we get started, you should first begin by installing FlexLM onto your desired license server. The install for FlexLM can be found on the same CD/DVD as your Autodesk product (ie. AutoCAD install disk)