Network license server: Service install failed.


Installing the network license server as a service fails with this message:

Service install failed.

Error: Access to Service Control Manager denied.


The process of the network license server(rlm.exe) does not have administrator rights.


  1. Close the DOS Window where rlm.exe is running.
  2. Right-click the shortcut License Server and choose Run as Administrator.
  3. Open the web interface and try again to install the service.