Register license key in SOFTLANDING SOFTMENU

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Sep 05

Bloody Annual License Codes

If you have ever scratched your head wondering how to set the license key in SOFTLANDING SOFTMENU then you have joined my club:

I googled, binged, ducked ducked and went for an answer to “how to add authorization code to softlandings softmenu” until I was blue in the face, impatiently tapping my toes and harrumphing like an wild west old gold miner.

SOFTLANDING SOFTMENU

Then I finally found an upgrade article in the softlanding knoweldgebase which gave me the news I needed.

Hence this blog, in true #nicksbrainforgetsthings fashion, this will help me to read my own advice the next time I search on how to register softmenu in some random search engine de jour.

How to add SOFTMENU iMENU authorization code

WRKLICINF displays the serial number and p-group.
DSPSYSVAL QMODEL displays the model number.

To apply your SoftMenu authorization code:

  • Sign-on as QSECOFR
  • Add the SoftMenu library to your library list, ADDLIBLE SOFTMENUxx (where xx is your version number – 52, 60, etc…)
  • Enter the command – APYSMCD
  • Enter the requested code information

When you enter the code:

Register license key in SOFTLANDING SOFTMENU 1
SOFTLANDING SOFTMENU

Enter the code that you were emailed from UNICOM SOFTLANDING and *badaboom*

Register license key in SOFTLANDING SOFTMENU 2
SOFTMENU with valid license code

Easy Peasy Lemon Squeezy

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