How to Do a Silent Activation of National Instruments Products

Updated Aug 23, 2019

Reported In


  • NI License Manager

Issue Details

How can I perform a silent activation or an activation without the need of user interaction?


You can automate product activation by running NI License Manager from a command line or from a batch file using nilmUtil.exe. Refer to Automating Activation  to understand the options available.

Additional Information

Note: consider updating to the latest version of NI License Manager to have all the functionalities.