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If I perform a factory reset on PA500 OS 8.1, eill I loose the licensing?

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Cyber Elite
Cyber Elite

Hello,

The license info will be wiped from the device after the reset. However once its back online, have it reach out to the internet and grab licensing.

You can use the following day 0 config.

https://live.paloaltonetworks.com/t5/general-articles/secure-day-one-configuration-not-for-the-faint...

Regards,

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Community Team Member

Hi @Ladynet ,

 

The LIVEcommunity Feedback area is used for LIVEcommunity questions only.

 

In order to get better traction for this I've moved your question to the general discussions area.

 

PAN-OS 8.1 will be supported on, PA-500 Series until the hardware end-of-life date (October 31, 2023).  I'm guessing the same applies to your licenses (if they don't expire before that of course) ... please check with TAC first for a confirmation.

 

Cheers,

-Kiwi.

LIVEcommunity team member, CISSP
Cheers,
Kiwi
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Cyber Elite
Cyber Elite

Hello,

The license info will be wiped from the device after the reset. However once its back online, have it reach out to the internet and grab licensing.

You can use the following day 0 config.

https://live.paloaltonetworks.com/t5/general-articles/secure-day-one-configuration-not-for-the-faint...

Regards,

Thanks! 

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