AutoCAD 2017: The License manager is not functioning or is improperly installed

Jason Porter

Architecture and Engineering, All, AutoCAD, AutoCAD 2017, Construction, 2017, License Error 0 Comment

When at attempting a standalone or network version to launch AutoCAD 2017 (or any 2017 vertical product) for the first time the software opens and then displays a dialog box titled "Licensing Error" and the message inside reads, "The License manager is not functioning or is improperly installed. AutoCAD will shut down now."

Autodesk provided a solution for this problem here:  The license manager is not functioning or is improperly installed