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A license is required in order to use SWe Lite. Before you can generate a license you must download, install, and perform initial setup on the SBC SWe Lite software – see Downloading the SBC SWe Lite Package for details. 

Generating and Installing a SWe Lite License


1Locate and make note of the SWe Lite ID – refer to .

Re-visit the Sonus Self-Service Licensing and Downloads portal, and submit your credentials to gain access.

Enter Your Credentials


Click Generate License Key.

Generate License Key



Click Configuration.




Enter the SBC SWe Lite ID (as noted in Step 1) in the UUID#1 field and then click Generate.

Note: In some instances, the field may be named SWe Lite ID#


Enter the SWe Lite ID


  • Note: The string under Hardware ID(s): should be equivalent to the SBC SWe Lite ID you submitted when you generated your license; if different, please re-visit your email inboxes for another email or, alternatively, contact Sonus Customer Support.
  • Note: If you do not receive your email within 24 hours, please please re-visit your email inboxes (junk folder, spam folder, Clutter, and so on) for the email; if still not found, contact Sonus Customer Support.

Within 24 hours you will receive an email from Sonus Customer Support. Click and save the attachment.

License Email


With the attachment open in a text editor, select all text and copy it to your clipboard.

Email Attachment – License Text


Open the SBC SWe Lite UI and click the Settings tab, and then click System > Licensing > Install New License.


Navigation Pane: Click Through to "Install New License"


Review the prompt and then click OK.

Production License Apply


Paste the previously copied License Key text into the designated text box:

Production License(s) Entered


Review the message and then click OK.

Production License(s) Success


To see your currently installed licenses, click System > Licensing > Current Licenses.

Example of Current License(s) - Feature Licenses

Next Steps

Configure the SBC SWe Lite according to desired deployment requirements. A suggested next step is to visit Using the Easy Configuration Wizard.