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  • We have SQL Server 2017 Standard and SSRS installed on the same machine. When SSRS was installed, evaluation mode was chosen and that has timed out. Does SSRS require a separate license/key? SQL Server didn't require a key and is working fine and I cannot find a key in our instance of VLSC. I'm guessing that it was not purchased so I just need confirmation that this is what we need to continue operation. 

    Thanks in advance. 

    Thursday, September 20, 2018 12:58 PM

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  • SSRS 2017 is included in SQL Server 2017 license, see SQL Server 2017 Reporting Services Release Candidate now available => "...Server Reporting Services is still included with your SQL Server license"

    Olaf Helper

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    • Proposed as answer by Mitarai Queen Tuesday, September 25, 2018 1:12 AM
    Thursday, September 20, 2018 1:25 PM
  • Hi KDBoutelle

    You do not have an extra a separate license/key for SSRS 2017.

    The key for SSRS 2017 is the key for the SQL Server 2017.

    Make sure you have SQL Server 2017 ‘s license/key . then upgrade the SSRS from the control panel,

    You could refer the below link for more detailed information:

    How to find the product key for SQL Server 2017 Reporting Services

    Hope it can help you.

    Best Regards,

    Eric Liu


    Best Regards, Eric Liu MSDN Community Support Please remember to click Mark as Answer if the responses that resolved your issue, and to click Unmark as Answer if not. This can be beneficial to other community members reading this thread.

    • Proposed as answer by Mitarai Queen Tuesday, September 25, 2018 1:12 AM
    Friday, September 21, 2018 1:27 AM