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2365374 - Error "Cannot take a license for feature PD_SHELL [0000x20027]" - SAP PD


  • A SySAM option file is used to assign Named User Licenses and allow a specific person to use one PowerDesigner package.
  • Despite the SySAM license server restarted, the PowerDesigner License Management wizard displays an error message for any package: "Cannot take a license for feature PD_SHELL [0000x20027]".

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  • SAP PowerDesigner (PD) 16.6


SAP PowerDesigner 16.5 ; SAP PowerDesigner 16.6


DA, DAE, DMR, IAR, EAR, check, licence, 801853, CR801853, CR#801853 , KBA , BC-SYB-PD , PowerDesigner , Bug Filed

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