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Marek Skrobacki

F5 BigIP - if your box fails to activate license first time

If you have a brand new F5 box that somehow refuses to activate the license and it has not been activated before, check what is in the /config/bigip.license file. If it’s empty and activation through GUI fails with “lost connection” prompt, you have to revert to using CLI. Login to CLI Check what is the Base Registration Key for your box by executing following command # cat /config/RegKey.license ...

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