This guide will help you for how to activate Desktop license for your internal (Behind the firewall) server setup.
Why Desktop License ?
Many users have their server setup behind the firewall to protect it from outside world where their server might get hacked or compromised. So in this scenario you can use the Desktop license for your Virtualizor setup.
How to get Desktop License ?
To get the desktop license you will need to contact the Virtualizor support. You will need to provide your registered email ID and internal IP of your server on which you want to setup the Virtualizor.
After that our support team will add the trial Desktop license to your account.
Once the desktop license is assigned to your account, you can see the license under you Softaculous Client center account. Desktop license starts with the prefix VIRTD.
You can use that key while installing Virtualizor on your server by providing parameter as “license“.
How to install Desktop License ?
There are two way to install Desktop license:
1 – If you are making the fresh install and want to use Desktop license on your server then you will need to get the license first as mentioned in above steps and then pass the license while installing using following command.
./install.sh firstname.lastname@example.org kernel=YOUR_PREFERED_KERNEL license=VIRTD-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx
2 – If you have an active license and want to convert it to Desktop license, you will need to get the desktop license as mentioned in above steps. Once our support team assigns desktop license to your account you will need to enter the license to Virtualizor panel manually.
You can add the license at Virtualizor Admin panel -> Configuration -> License Info wizard -> Enter Key (field)
How to renew the Desktop License ?
You can renew the desktop license as normal license from Softaculous Client center.