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Is it possible that upgrading the version of VMTools on the same server as the MapInfo License Server Utility will cause any problems - MapInfo Pro

Products affected: MapInfo Pro ™
Upgrading the VMTools will only update the drivers so, in explanation, the network card, hardware devices and hardware ids won't be impacted which would have had an effect on the licensing. There have not been any reported issues with VMTools upgrades affecting the MapInfo License Server Utility.
UPDATED:  March 19, 2018