Astah Floating License Guide

Use Astah with Floating License

Use Astah with Floating License

  1. Download Astah Professional or UML and install - needs to be version 8.0 or later.
  2. Launch Astah, go to [Help] - [License].
    astah license menu
  3. Click [Set Floating License] button.
    astah license menu
  4. Enter server name and port number, then click [Get License] button.
    astah license menu
  5. Now you can use Astah. Expiry date will appear on the left bottom.
    astah license menu

Roam License

When you will be out of office and cannot access the license server, you can bring your license out with you.

  1. Launch Astah, go to [Help] - [License] menu.
    astah license menu
  2. Click [Set Floating License] button.
    astah license menu
  3. Check [Roam License], enter how many days you want to bring out (Maximum: 30 days) and click [Roam License] button.
    astah license menu
  4. Now you can use Astah without connecting to the license server until the date shown in the left bottom of the license menu.
    Roam Astah Floating License


Stop roaming license

When you are back in an environment you can connect to the license server, you can stop roaming the license anytime.

  1. Launch Astah, go to [Help] - [License] menu.
    astah license menu
  2. Click [Set Floating License] button.
    astah license menu
  3. Click [Stop Roaming] button.
    astah license menu


Return License Manually

  1. Launch Astah, go to [Help] - [License] menu.
    astah license menu
  2. Click [Set Floating License] button.
    astah license menu
  3. Check off the [Use Floating License] option, then click [Return License] button.
    Returning Astah Floating License