Volume License Manager 3.3 Bug Fixes


The following items are notable issues fixed between the release of Volume License Manager 3.2 and Volume License Manager 3.3, including additional patches and service packs. If you have an issue ID, you can search this list to validate that the issue has been fixed. This is not an exhaustive list of issues fixed in the current version of Volume License Manager.

Bug Number

Legacy ID




VLM Installer creation does not use "Installation Behavior" settings of the source package

When creating a volume license installer in VLM and using an installer source that was previously build through Package Builder (NI software 2019 and newer), the "Installation behavior" settings are not applied on the new installer. The result is not being able to create an offline installer.


Using the installer coming directly out of the Package Builder while deleting the "_Src"-folder as well as the "Install.exe" and "vli.di" on the top level folder.

Reported Version:

Volume License Manager: 3.2.2

Resolved Version:

Volume License Manager: 3.3


Sep 18, 2020

Additional Patch Information

Installing some patches may require certain additional steps or considerations. Please refer to the following table for more information about patches for this release.

These patches currently do not have any special instructions.

Glossary of Terms


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