Maxmind license

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From the 2.16 release, Mautic has supported using a license key to access the Maxmind IP lookup service.

From the 3.2 release the format for the license key needs to be AccountID:Licensekey. Account ID is displayed above the license keys table.

Follow these steps to configure your Mautic instance to use the license key.

  1. Create a MaxMind account by going to Maxmind Signup
  2. After signup, check your email and click on access your Maxmind Account.
  3. Click on the Contact icon at the top right of the menu to login mautic-maxmind-account
  4. After logging in, under services click on "My License Key" on the left hand side in the menu maxmind-license-key-2
  5. Then, Click on Generate new License Key maxmind-generate-key-2
  6. Answer "Will this key be used for GeoIP Update?" with No and confirm maxmind-confirm-key
  7. Copy the license key that you see on the screen and note down the Account ID above the license key table maxmind-license-key
  8. Go to Mautic > Settings > Configuration > System Settings > Miscellaneous Settings and enter the license key into the "IP lookup service authentication" field in the format AccountID:Licensekey. Account ID is displayed above the license keys table mautic-maxmind-license-key
  9. Click "Fetch IP Lookup Data Store". This will download the IP lookup database to your Mautic instance.
  10. Set up the cron job to periodically download a fresh copy.

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