To reset Windows 2000 Terminal Services Licensing:

1. Exit the Terminal Services Licensing tool.

2. Open a CMD.EXE window.

3. Type the following commands, pressing Enter after each one.

<b>net stop termservlicensing
CD /D %SystemRoot%\System32
rename LServer LServerOld
MD LServer
net start termservlicensing</b>
4. Reinstall the license key packs. You may need to contact the clearinghouse to get the key packs reissued. In the USA, call 1-888-571-2048. For other countries:
  • Start the Terminal Services Licensing tool.
  • Right-click your License server and press Properties.
  • Press Connection Method and press Set to Telephone.
  • Select your country and press OK.
  • On the Action menu, press Install Licenses.
  • Press Next.
  • Customer Service Center using the phone number displayed.
  • Press Cancel.
5. The following should be logged in the System event log:
<b>Event Type: Information
Event Source: TermServLicensing
Event Category: None
Event ID: 5
Date: MM/DD/YYYY
Time: HH:MM:SS
User: N/A
Computer: <ComputerName>
Description: Policy Module %SystemRoot%\system32\tls236.dll for company Microsoft Corporation has been loaded.

Event Type: Information
Event Source: TermServLicensing
Event Category: None
Event ID: 0
Date: MM/DD/YYYY
Time: HH:MM:SS
User: N/A
Computer: <ComputerName>
Description: Terminal Services Licensing was started.</b>