Transferring Single Seat License to Another User in NI Account

Updated May 7, 2019

Reported In


  • LabVIEW
  • TestStand
  • VeriStand
  • LabWindows/CVI
  • NI License Manager

Issue Details

I want to transfer my single seat software license to another user from my company in my NI Account. 


Since the Identity Based Activation for single seat  license was introduced, you can transfer your license from your NI Account. To accomplish it, go through the following:
  1. Access your NI Account in .
  2. From you NI user profile go into My Products
  3. From My Products session, search for the single seat software you want to transfer and click on Select Action.
  4. Choose Transfer Software License.
  5. From Transfer Software License popup, type the e-mail address of the user who you are going to transferring the license and click on TRANSFER. 
  6. The new end user will receive the transfer e-mail. 


Additional Information

If the product is registered to a end-user that no longer works for your company. E-mail to as described in Transfer an NI Software License to Another User.