Getting and Applying License Files to ASA Firewalls

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  • Obtain the license files in the same way as with Nexus Switches (One exception: On the ASA, you get the Serial No with the command show version, the command show license host-id does not exist here.)
  • From the .lic file, copy the long string that looks somewhat like this to the clipboard: a63ed956 087a5836 a1f0f5ac e3fcbcdc 4723cdb1
  • On the ASA, switch to enable mode and then type conf t
  • Apply the license using the following command: activation-key a63ed956 087a5836 a1f0f5ac e3fcbcdc 4723cdb1
  • Check if the license has been applied correctly using the sho ver command