Follow these instructions to check out an SPSS license for offline use. This will allow you to use SPSS for a set period of time without contacting the SPSS license server, or connecting to the UBC network.
To check out an SPSS license for offline use, you must:
Make sure that you are checking out a license for the version of SPSS you have installed. Licenses are not backwards or forwards compatible.
By default, 7 days is all that IBM provides. However, you can increase it to 30 days, which is the maximum IBM allows, by following the instructions in the following article: How do I increase the maximum duration of my SPSS offline license?
Article ID: 696
Created On: Tue, Jun 13, 2017 at 3:10 AM
Last Updated On: Tue, Jun 13, 2017 at 3:33 AM
Authored by: Aaron Heck
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