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First of all, you need to register your application on the end user's machine. Product registration requires the Product ID, Product Name and Licence Path. Products are distinguished by their Product IDs - each product has a unique ID. The product name is only used for administration purposes, for example the Sheriff Administrator application (SlsAdmin.exe) displays the names of products currently running in its 'monitor' window. The licence path tells Sheriff where the licence files reside.
Once a product is registered this information will be kept in Windows Registry in the following location:
There are two ways of registering a product, manually or programmatically:
Once your product is registered on the machine you do not need to repeat it, although there is no harm in repeating a registration.