Return a Runtime License in MapInfo Runtime

Products affected: MapInfo Runtime 10.5 or higher
There are several options to return a MapInfo Runtime license:

1. Un-install MapInfo Runtime:
During the un-installation process the license gets returned automatically.

2. Run the silent license return command from a Windows Command Prompt:
  • Open a Windows Command Prompt with elevated privileges (Browse to Windows\System32 folder, right click on cmd.exe and choose Run as Administrator)
  • Change directory to the MapInfo Runtime directory
  • Enter:
MapInfor.exe -ReturnLicense c:\mylog.txt

3. Run the attached application, this will open an application that will display the three license options:

    Return borrowed license
UPDATED:  December 4, 2019