The information on this page refers to License Statistics v6.15 and newer, which introduced a new policy on how X-Formation supports different versions of License Statistics Agent.

The License Statistics and License Statistics Agent tool's major and minor versions are compared upon startup for compatibility.

For example, for version "6.15.2":

  • the major version number is "6" and must match
  • the minor version number is "15" and some backward compatibility is supported (as detailed below)
  • the micro version is "2" and is ignored

Differences in versions between License Statistics Agent and License Statistics is handled as described below. Version and Status information referred to in the below table is shown in the Agents page.

Versions are equalAgent version is newer

Agent version is older

(up to 5 minor versions)

Agent version is older

(greater than 5 minor versions)

Requests are supported

Requests are rejectedRequests are supportedRequests are rejected

Status is "Online"

Status is "Update Required"Status is "Online"Status is "Update Required"

Version is colored green

Version is colored redVersion is colored orangeVersion is colored red
A popup notification with number of outdated agents displays for License Statistics administrators

Feature support per version

The following table shows the features supported by the different versions of License Statistics Agent.

VersionAutodesk usage monitoringLicense HarvestingCustom Application monitoring