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Retrieve the Signed License Definition using Postman

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Retrieve the Signed License Definition using Postman



How to retrieve the Signed License Definition (SLD) using Postman:


Requirements: 

  • Postman downloaded and installed
  • The Signed License Key
  • The LEF of the matching 16-digits license must contain the attribute: DELAYED_SYNC;YES;;[enddate]
  • Internet Connectivity with port 443 available to access license.qlikcloud.com

 

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Retrieve the Signed License Definition using PowerShell
 

Resolution:

 

Step 1: Create the GET query. 

 

We have attached a json to this article, which can be imported without the need to manually create the query.

  • Download the JSON file attached.
  • Start Postman
  • Click Import and select the downloaded file.

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  • This will store the connection string in a new Collection named GET SLD.

Manually: 

Step 2: Provide the Bearer

 

  • Load your connection string by going to Collections and selecting the connection and GET request.
  • Switch to the Headers tab
  • Create a VALUE of Bearer (already existent if you imported the GET request).
  • After Bearer add a space and paste your Signed License Key

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  • Click Send

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Step 3: Retrieve the Signed License Definition (SLD)

 

The SLD will look like the Signed License Key but be considerably longer. It contains the encrypted license attributes. 
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