How to Enable the installed licenses on Mobility Master running 8.x?


The Mobility Controller should be minimum running AOS: 8.x or above.

  • Previous 8.x we do not have an option to enable the license installed on the controller.
  • Starting form 8.x we have an option to Enable/ Disable the license.
  • It is mandatory to enable the installed licenses for it to used by its Managed Devices.
  • By Default MM License, VMC License and AP License are Enabled in 8.X


From WebUI:

To Enable:

Step 1: Mobility Master-> Configuration-> System-> Licensing-> Usage-> Global License Pool-> 

Step 2: Check the "Feature Enabled" box for the respective licenses to enable it

Note: AP License, MM License and  VMC licenses are enabled by default. 

To Disable it:

Uncheck the "Feature Enabled" box for the respective licenses to disable it.


From CLI:

To Enable

Step 1: Get in to the MM directory.
Step 2: From configuration mode, get in to the respective license pool and enable the respective licenses

(Aruba-MM) [mynode] (config) #cd /mm
(Aruba-MM) [mm] (config) #license-pool-profile-root
(Aruba-MM) ^[mm] (License root(/) pool profile) #
acr-license-enable      enable ACR feature
no                      Delete Command
pefng-licenses-enable   enable PEFNG feature
rfp-license-enable      enable RFP feature
webcc-license-enable    enable WebCC feature
xsc-license-enable      enable XSEC feature
(Aruba-MM) ^[mm] (License root(/) pool profile) #

To Disable

From configuration mode, get in to the respective license pool and use "no" command to disable the APs

(Aruba-MM) [mynode] (config) #cd /mm Maniraj-Aruba-MM) 
[mm] (config) #license-pool-profile-root 
(Aruba-MM) ^[mm] (License root(/) pool profile) # no acr-license-enable  
(Aruba-MM) ^[mm] (License root(/) pool profile) # no rfp-license-enable
(Aruba-MM) ^[mm] (License root(/) pool profile) # nowebcc-license-enable


To Check if the respective License is enabled or not, use the following command

(Aruba-MM) [mynode] #show license

License Table
Key                                                                                   Installed               Expires(Grace period expiry)  Flags  Service Type
---                                                                                   ---------               ----------------------------  -----  ------------
J6kL3BzQ-jLSyTL+/-ByJi+BPc-lvsEDKkd-kQV6VQ3r-XA/aZ5QT-YyOQH4Xz-I4ZcLHxp-e4DQ96Z9-5G8  2017-01-17 11:48:23[1]  2017-02-16 11:48:23            E     Next Generation Policy Enforcement Firewall Module: 32
z0nFTS4c-rUkHnyRJ-qHpJtdPK-GXdL2UCL-UcyGGnuw-YxzkCJS3-jvbmSxL+-cbzSFZlj-MNAEvYz/-NEQ  2017-01-17 11:52:11[1]  2017-02-16 11:52:11            E     Access Points: 32
WRMlRsMO-h3qbtQCg-bXUGQ06r-yy6l91EM-wlTG3upv-RvIkZTTD-eve4Zsxl-lHe8sZbE-GnOn775l-6/M  2017-01-17 11:53:10[1]  2017-02-16 11:53:10            E     MM: 32
YnUvN6cV-XG4p+ssF-+tUU3/HZ-bUvIBMYe-16pT+F7r-15xwzZRg-NSK2GM1Q-P+DuYd/m-KerLxXDC-jWg  2017-01-17 11:53:28[1]  2017-02-16 11:53:28            E     RF Protect: 32
DnFg4EUB-n0cvvgjI-AE8qt08E-k02qDrZs-lOW0Qqew-7vwavvVR-xvjMxigm-W6ntamAI-Gw5vGHCP-XcM  2017-01-17 11:54:57[1]  2017-02-16 11:54:57            E     VMC: 32
jGgl+NLl-MVifMjVq-JMVpusWw-xL4O9seI-PPQUQ2Yv-HHDKLBV0-kkmarJTn-1yUE91Sa-eK+rZETx-Il8  2017-01-20 13:02:58[2]  2017-02-19 13:02:58            E     WebCC: 32

License Entries: 6

Flags: A - auto-generated; E - enabled; S - Subscription; R - reboot/activation key required to activate; D - Not enabled on license client

Note: Time under 'Installed' for Subscription licenses is the license generation time.
(Aruba-MM) [mynode] #


The Flag "E" Indicates the license is Enabled.

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