You must enter the App Volumes license information before configuring other components. A valid license is required to activate and use App Volumes.


Ensure that you have downloaded and installed the App Volumes license file. The production license file can be downloaded from the VMware App Volumes product download page.


  1. From the App Volumes Manager console, click CONFIGURATION > License.
  2. Verify the license information that is displayed.
    If you have an evaluation license, you can use App Volumes until the expiration date.
  3. (Optional) To apply a different license, click Edit and browse to the location of the license you want to upload.
  4. Click Upload to upload the App Volumes license file.
  5. Click Next and follow on-screen instructions.