How to activate ZENworks Application Virtualization

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  • 10-Sep-2010
  • 27-Apr-2012


Novell ZENworks Application Virtualization 8.x


The ZENworks Application Virtualization evaluation period has ended and / or a license has been purchased.


After contacting a sales representative and the product has been purchased, the Novell ZENworks Application Virtualization (ZAV) license certificate will be uploaded to the Novell Customer Center portal. To activate or install license certificate into the ZAV product, follow the steps below:

1.  In the Customer Center portal select > My Products > Active Products > Active > (Under the Product Family) select Novell ZENworks Application Virtualization. Click to open and view the License (screen shot below) (Double click to see the details of the activated License)

2.  Once the zavXXexternal.xml license has been obtained, open up the external.xml file and copy the contents. Next start the Novell ZENworks Application Virtualization program. Go to Options> Install License Certificate (see screen shot below)

3.  Copy the contents of the external.xml file into the ZAV activation wizard, and press the OK button.

After the license has been successfully entered, verification of a successful activation can be done by:
  • Go back into the ZAV Activation Wizard to view the contents of the .xml
  • The (evaluation) wording in the software title and activation wizard screens will not be present.