How do I update my SAS license?

Follow the steps below to update a SAS license.


  • Click on the Start menu and under All Programs, click on the folder labeled SAS to expand it.
  • Expand the Utilities folder and select Renew SAS Software.
  • A dialog box will prompt you to browse for the SID file.
  • Once you have browsed to that file, click Renew.
  • A second dialog box will show the products dates to be renewed.
  • Click OK and run SAS to verify everything is working correctly.