License

Inheritance: java.lang.Object

public class License

Provides methods to license the component.


In this example, an attempt will be made to find a license file named MyLicense.lic
  in the folder that contains 
  

the component, in the folder that contains the calling assembly, in the folder of the entry assembly and then in the embedded resources of the calling assembly.

[C#]

License license = new License(); license.SetLicense(“MyLicense.lic”);

[Visual Basic]

Dim license As license = New license License.SetLicense(“MyLicense.lic”)

  

the component jar file:

License license = new License(); license.setLicense(“MyLicense.lic”);

Constructors

Constructor Description
License() Initializes a new instance of this class.

Methods

Method Description
setLicense(String licenseName) Licenses the component.
setLicense(InputStream stream) Licenses the component.
setLicense(File licenseFile) Licenses the component.

License()

public License()

Initializes a new instance of this class.


In this example, an attempt will be made to find a license file named MyLicense.lic
  in the folder that contains 
  

the component, in the folder that contains the calling assembly, in the folder of the entry assembly and then in the embedded resources of the calling assembly.

[C#]

License license = new License(); license.SetLicense(“MyLicense.lic”);

[Visual Basic]

Dim license As license = New license License.SetLicense(“MyLicense.lic”)

  

the component jar file:

License license = new License(); license.setLicense(“MyLicense.lic”);

setLicense(String licenseName)

public final void setLicense(String licenseName)

Licenses the component.


In this example, an attempt will be made to find a license file named MyLicense.lic
  in the folder that contains 
  

the component, in the folder that contains the calling assembly, in the folder of the entry assembly and then in the embedded resources of the calling assembly.

[C#]

License license = new License(); license.SetLicense(“MyLicense.lic”);

[Visual Basic]

Dim license As License = New License license.SetLicense(“MyLicense.lic”)

  

the component jar file:

License license = new License(); license.setLicense(“MyLicense.lic”);

Parameters:

Parameter Type Description
licenseName java.lang.String Can be a full or short file name``` or name of an embedded resource ```. Use an empty string to switch to evaluation mode.

```

Tries to find the license in the following locations:

``` ```

  1. Explicit path.

``` ```

  1. The folder of the component assembly.

  2. The folder of the client’s calling assembly.

  3. The folder of the entry assembly.

  4. An embedded resource in the client’s calling assembly.

**Note:**On the .NET Compact Framework, tries to find the license only in these locations:

  1. Explicit path.

  2. An embedded resource in the client’s calling assembly.

``` ```

  1. The folder of the component jar file.

``` |

setLicense(InputStream stream)

public final void setLicense(InputStream stream)

Licenses the component.


[C#] License license = new License(); license.SetLicense(myStream); [Visual Basic] Dim license as License = new License license.SetLicense(myStream)

License license = new License(); license.setLicense(myStream);

Parameters:

Parameter Type Description
stream java.io.InputStream A stream that contains the license.

```

Use this method to load a license from a stream.

```

``` void setLicense(java.io.InputStream stream) ``` |

setLicense(File licenseFile)

public final void setLicense(File licenseFile)

Licenses the component.

Parameters:

Parameter Type Description
licenseFile java.io.File File of licenseFileInfo.