Documentation forAccess Rights Manager

Switch from 8MAN to SolarWinds licensing

In the ARM configuration application under "License," click "Upgrade."


For the first license key use the same procedure as described in the chapter Switch from an evaluation license to a production license.

If you have more than one license key to activate follow these steps for your further license keys:

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Start the SolarWinds License Manager. This is a standalone application provided with the ARM setup.


Click "Upgrade".


  1. Copy the next license key into the license manager.
  2. Click "Next" and follow the instructions on the screen.

Repeat the steps until all your license keys are activated.


Double check under "Features" and "Technologies" all your licensed features.