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Oracle E-Business Suite System Administrator's Guide - Maintenance
Release 12.1
Part Number E12894-04
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License Manager

License Manager

License Manager is a utility that registers additional products, country-specific functionalities, and languages for your Oracle E-Business Suite system. Once you have contacted your Oracle sales representative, or set up your new license agreements online through the Oracle Store, you are ready to register your new products, country-specific functionalities or languages using License Manager. License Manager does not set up license agreements or determine pricing, but the registration procedure makes new components accessible to all Oracle E-Business Suite utilities.

License Manager also provides a set of reports that allows you to determine the products, country-specific functionalities and languages that are registered on your Oracle E-Business Suite system.

The main License Manager page contains three main licensing links and five report links. The licensing pages are:

The five report links that provide licensing details about your Oracle E-Business Suite system are:

License Section

This section contains links to license products, country-specific functionalities, and languages.

License Products

Clicking the Products link in the License section of the License Manager main page opens the License Products page. This page displays two options and a link to show more options.

Select the desired option and click Continue.

License E-Business Suite

Selecting License E-Business Suite in the Product Licensing page opens the License E-Business Suite page. This page displays all products that will be registered when you choose to register the "E-Business Suite". Once the E-Business Suite is registered, individual products within the suite cannot be unregistered. This page displays all products that can be registered and contains three columns of information:

Click Next to move on to the License E-Business Suite Add-ons page.

License E-Business Suite Add-ons

The License E-Business Suite Add-ons page lists the products that are not included in the standard "E-Business Suite" list of products. Select the E-Business Suite Add-on products on this page. This page contains three columns of information:

To register all E-Business Suite add-ons, click the Select All link. To deselect all selected E-Business Suite add-ons, click the Select None link. Once an E-Business Suite add-on is registered, it has a check box that is disabled and cannot be unregistered.

Click Next to advance to the License E-Business Suite Review page.

License E-Business Suite Review

Navigation: Site Map (Administration) > License Manager > Products > License E-Business Suite

The License E-Business Suite Review page lists the products that you selected to register in the License E-Business Suite and License E-Business Suite Add-ons pages. This page contains two columns of information:

Click Submit to register the products.

License Component Application

Selecting License Component Application in the Product Licensing page opens the License Component Application page. This page displays all component applications that can be registered and contains three columns of information:

To register all component applications, click the Select All link. To deselect all selected component applications, click the Select None link. Once a component application is registered, the individual products within the component application have check boxes that are greyed out and cannot be unregistered.

Click Next to advance to the License Component Application Review page.

License Component Application Review

The License Component Application Review page lists the products that you selected to register in the License Component Application page. This page contains two columns of information:

Click Submit to register the products.

License Applications Products

Selecting License Applications Product in the Product Licensing page opens the License Applications Products page. This page displays all products in the Oracle E-Business Suite system and allows you to register them individually.

To register all products, click the Select All link. To deselect all selected products, click the Select None link. Once a product is registered, it has a check box that is grayed out and cannot be unregistered.

Click the check box of the products that you want to register and click Next. This takes you to the License Applications Products Review page.

License Applications Product Review

The License Applications Products Review page lists the products that you selected to register in the License Applications Products page. This page contains two columns of information:

Click Submit to register the products.

License Country-specific Functionalities

Selecting Country-specific Functionalities in the License section of the License Manager main page produces the License Country-specific Functionalities page. This page displays all country-specific functionalities in the Oracle E-Business Suite system and allows you to register them. This page contains three columns of information:

Once you select the country-specific functionalities that you want to register, click Next. This takes you to the License Country-specific Functionalities Review page.

License Country-specific Functionalities Review

The License Country-specific Functionalities Review page lists the country-specific functionalities that you selected to register in the License Country-specific Functionalities page. This page contains two columns of information:

Click Submit to register the country-specific functionality.

License Languages

Selecting Languages in the License section of the License Manager main page opens the License Languages page. This page displays all languages available for the Oracle E-Business Suite system and allows you to register them. This page contains these columns of information:

Click the check box of the languages that you want to register and click Next. This takes you to the Base Language page.

Base Language

The Base Language page shows the current base language and list of languages that you can select as a base language for your Oracle E-Business Suite system.

The Current Base Language section contains one row and two columns of information:

The Select New Base Language section contains a row for each registered language and three columns of information:

Click Next to continue to the License Languages Review page.

License Languages Review

The License Languages Review page lists the languages that you selected to register in the License Languages page and the base language that you selected in the Base Language page. There are two sections in this page.

The Selected Languages section contains a row for each language you want to register and these columns of information:

The Base Language section contains one row and two columns of information:

Click the Submit button to register the languages and set the base language and territory.

Reports Section

This section contains links to reports.

Licensed Products Report

Clicking the Licensed Products link in the Reports section of the License Manager main page produces the Licensed Products report. The report has two sections. The first section, Summary, shows the Status information. Status is the number of products installed and the number of products shared. Clicking on one of these status groups refreshes the second section of this report, List of Products according to the status selected.

Depending upon which group (Licensed or Shared) you clicked in the Summary section, the List of Products changes to show all licensed products or all shared products in the system. The List of Products section has four columns:

A filter at the top of the List of Products section allows you to narrow the contents of the report. You can filter by Product Abbreviation, Product Name, or (license) Status. For Status, you can choose from Licensed, Shared, or Not Licensed.

From this report you can access the Patch Information page for a specific product by selecting the product and clicking the Patch Information button, or by clicking the Product Name.

Shared Products Report

Clicking the Shared Products link in the Reports section of the License Manager main page produces the Shared Products report. The report has two sections. The first section, Summary, shows the Status information. Status is the number of products installed and the number of products shared. Clicking on one of these status groups refreshes the second section of this report, List of Products according to the status selected.

The List of Products section has four columns:

A filter at the top of the List of Products section allows you to narrow the contents of the report. You can filter by Product Abbreviation, Product Name, or (license) Status. For Status, you can choose from Licensed, Shared, or Not Licensed.

From this report you can access the Patch Information page for a specific product by selecting the product and clicking the Patch Information button, or by clicking the Product Name.

Country-specific Functionalities Report

Clicking the Country-specific Functionalities link in the Reports section of the License Manager main page produces the Country-specific Functionalities report. This report displays all registered country-specific functionalities in the Oracle E-Business Suite system and contains two columns of information:

Clicking OK on the report returns you to the main License Manager page.

Clicking Edit takes you to the License Country-specific Functionalities page.

Languages Report

Clicking the Languages link in the Reports section of the License Manager main page produces the Languages report. This report displays the current database character set, the base language, and all registered languages.

The Licensed Languages section contains a row for each registered language and two columns of information:

The Base Language section contains one row and two columns of information:

Clicking OK on the report returns you to the main License Manager page.

Clicking Edit takes you to the License Languages page.

License Summary Report

Clicking the Summary link in the Reports section of the License Manager main page produces the License Summary report. This report displays a summary of all registered products, country-specific functionalities, languages, and base language. There are five sections in this report.

The Licensed Products section contains a row for each fully licensed product registered in the system and two columns of information:

The Shared Products section contains a row for each shared product registered in the system and two columns of information:

The Country-specific Functionalities section contains a row for each registered country-specific functionality and two columns of information:

The Licensed Languages section contains a row for each registered language and two columns of information:

The Base Language section contains one row and two columns of information: