How to refresh the cPanel License?


Throughout this article, you'll see how to refresh your cPanel license status. 
If you have just upgraded your cPanel licenses and it hasn't yet been active at the server level, or if you are facing an error stipulating that the license has been expired. (License File Expired, or Error), you may fix it by following this guide. 

  1. Login to your Server's SSH console from a SSH Client or from the Terminal in WHM. 
  2. Once logged in through SSH you would just need to type the following command: 
/usr/local/cpanel/cpkeyclt

This will forcefully check with cPanel servers the current License status.

Ultimately, you may also check out the current License status from the cPanel website at the link below: 

https://verify.cpanel.net/app/verify

That's it, you now know how to fix your cPanel Licenses related errors or forcefully run a license check to apply a license upgrade. 

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