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Accessing your License File

Your license file can be found along with your Kong EE installation package in Bintray. To access Bintray, login here: (

If you are unsure of your Bintray credentials please reach out to your CSE for assistance or contact

Once inside Bintray, you should see a new repository listed with the same name as your company. Clicking on that link will take you to your repository overview page, with your license file inside.

Click on the link labeled “license”, and then navigate to the “files” tab:

You should see a file listed “license.json”. Clicking on the filename will start the file download.

Don’t see a license file in Bintray? Contact your CSE for assistance.

Alternatively, you can run the following command in your terminal to download the license file:

curl -L <u$username>@kong<$api-key>
"<$repo-name>/license.json" -o <file.ext>

Please note: This command requires your Bintray API key, not your account password. Once logged into Bintray, you can find your API key by visiting ( and clicking “API Key” in the menud. Please contact your CSE or if you need assistance accessing your API key.

Free Trial Users

If you are a Free Trial user a link to your license file can be found in the Download and Install Instructions email sent immediately after signing up for your free trial.

If you did not receive this email or would like a new link to your license file - please email

If you are unsure of how to setup your license file, please see the [Licensing] (/enterprise/0.32-x/getting-started/licensing/) Guide