Requesting and Installing license in HANA Database
In this document i will show steps for requesting and installing license for Hana DB.
Step 1 – Find your hardware key
Right click on the system and click on properties
Click on license.we can get the hardware key.
Step 2 – Request a license key
Open the link http://service.sap.com/sap/bc/bsp/spn/minisap/minisap.htm
Please provide your SMP user name and password.
and fill all the details and request the license by providing hardware key and all other details
click on submit
Alternatively we can also get license from Service market place. Key & requests - license key search from a list installation number SID
After getting the license in notepad file, Please log in to hana studio, right click on system propoerties .
Click on license
Then click on install license key
Browse the license from local directory and install it.It will give below message.
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Thanks for sharing Abhi
Thanks Jorg 🙂
For those interested, there is a video tutorial available on this topic on the SAP HANA Academy:
SAP HANA Academy - SAP HANA Administration: Managing Licenses [SPS 09] - YouTube
SAP HANA Academy - Administration: License Management - YouTube (older version)
Denys van Kempen
The Link "Request a license key" is outdated -
now please use https://go.support.sap.com/minisap/#/minisap