Article - CS185444
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Error "invalid file or format" in the license status for the license summary while installing Creo Parametric

Modified: 15-Dec-2020   

Applies To

  • Creo Parametric 1.0 to 7.0
  • FLEXnet Admin License Server
  • PTC License Server

Description

  • Error invalid file or format in the license status for the license summary on license identification page during installation
  • Error Invalid License File in the log file or ptcstatus
  • Locked license for Simulation Live not being recognized 
  • Error "invalid file name or format" during installation with a locked license file 
  • PTC installation assistant displays status "invalid format" when trying to install Creo Parametric 7.0 using locked license which is generated based on USB stick MAC address
  • PTC installation assistant displays status "PTC_HOSTID is invalid", when trying to install Creo Parametric 7.0.1.0 using Creo Parametric 7.0.0.0 license file
  • PTC installation assistant displays status "invalid format" and Host ID: 00-00-00-00-00-00 is shown when trying to install the application using locked license which is generated based on USB stick MAC address
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