Deleting a license key removes it from the SDDC Manager inventory. If the license key has been applied to any workload domain, host, or vSphere cluster, it is not removed from them, but it cannot be applied to new workload domains, hosts, or vSphere clusters.


  1. In the navigation pane, click Administration > Licensing.
  2. Click the vertical ellipsis (three dots) next to the license key you want to delete and click Remove.
    The menu options for a license key, showing Remove.
  3. In the Remove License key dialog, click Remove.


The license key is removed from the SDDC Manager inventory