Management lets you revoke licenses from an ESM manager. When you
revoke the licenses, the policy run fails on the agents that are
registered to the manager until you allocate the new licenses. You
must assign new licenses to the manager for a successful policy
run. However, the agents that are already registered to the manager
are not unregistered when you revoke a license from the manager.
You cannot register new agents to a manager that does not have a
To revoke licenses
On the enterprise tree,
right-click My ESM
Enterprise and then click Enterprise License > License
Select the license that
you want to revoke from the Installed Enterprise Licenses list box
and click Distribute.
In the Distribute License
dialog box, the Available Enterprise License details section
displays the details of the license that you have selected.
In the Manager Selection
section, the Current Allocation text box displays the number of
licenses that have been allocated to the selected manager.
From the Manager
drop-down list, select the manager from which you want to revoke
In the New Allocation
text box, type a 0 (zero), and
then click Add.
The Selected Managers
list box displays the following information:
Name of the selected manager.
System ID of the selected manager.
Number of the licenses that are currently allocated
to the manager.
Number of the licenses that have been newly
You can select a manager
from the Selected Managers list and press Delete on your keyboard
to delete the manager from the list.
Click Distribute, and then click Close.
The licenses that were
previously allocated to the selected manager are now revoked.