Is this a hobbyist licence PAK? If so and its anything like mine there is no Hardware ID to enter. Leave that field blank and make sure you have put everything else in the correct fields. The order they are listed on the email is not the same as trhe order they are prompted for in VMSLICENSE.COM.
If you are using the VMSLICENSE, make sure you only enter information which appears in your PAK. The VMSLICENSE prompts for a value, and the PAK doesn't contain a value for it, leave it blank.
As some have noticed, older PAK's had both Release Date and Terminate Date which were required to register the PAK. Now, only the Terminate Date is required, and the Release Date is now required to be blank. I
malmberg December 12 2017 HPE only makes the most current version of OpenVMS Alpha / IA64 /VAX available to hobbyists. When I had access to the Alliance 1 program it was the same. No public downloads are allowed by HPE.
nmbonao December 08 2017 Is anybody knows OpenVMS 8.2 version downloadable version? or CD copy? Thank you very much
aarommes December 02 2017 Bitcoin and Blockchain enthusiasts ( plus distributed computing ) please connec / reply: http://www.openvmshobbyis t.com/forum/viewthread.ph p?forum_id=130&thread_id= 2991
malmberg September 10 2017 https://sourceforge.net/p /vms-ports/wiki/VMSInstal lation/ For the most part just use VMS 6.1 media instead of 7.3. But why run the older release?
DoeveR August 07 2017 Where can I find the write up on running VMS 6.1 using the simh emulator?
Bart March 20 2017 Happy to have found my password again!