You can view information about a product, such as its associated license keys, and license capacity from the Licensing option in the vSphere Web Client.

Required privilege: Global.Licenses


In the vSphere Web Client, select Administration > Licensing > Licenses.


From the vCenter Server drop-down menu, select the vCenter Server instance where the license keys that are associated with the product reside.

If the vCenter Server instance is part of a Linked Mode group, the license keys for the product reside in the shared license inventory of the group.


Select the Products tab.


In the table, select the row of the product for which you want to view information.


Click the product.

The vSphere Web Client displays information about the product. You can view the license keys that are available for the product, the license capacity of the product, and the current license assignments.


You might notice vRAM usage reported for vSphere 5.x products. vSphere 5.x is licensed per-processor and you should ignore the reported vRAM usage for vSphere 5.x products.