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Manage your licenses

This topic discusses managing Splunk licenses. Before you proceed, you may want to review these topics:

For information about upgrading an existing license, see "Migrate to the new Splunk licenser" in the Installation Manual.

Delete a license

If a license expires, you can delete it. To delete one or more licenses:

1. On the license master, navigate to Manager > Licensing.

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2. Click Delete next to the license you want to delete.

3. Click Delete again to confirm.

Note: You cannot delete the last license in a list of licenses on a license master.

View license usage

You can monitor license usage with the deployment monitor app. The license usage page of the deployment monitor shows a wide range of historical information. There's also a license report page that provides details on daily license usage over a 60 day period.

To learn about the Deployment Monitor App and how it can help you monitor license usage, read the Deploy and Use Splunk Deployment Monitor App Manual.

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This documentation applies to the following versions of Splunk® Enterprise: 5.0, 5.0.1, 5.0.2, 5.0.3, 5.0.4, 5.0.5, 5.0.6, 5.0.7, 5.0.8, 5.0.9, 5.0.10, 5.0.11, 5.0.12, 5.0.13, 5.0.14, 5.0.15, 5.0.16, 5.0.17, 5.0.18


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