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. You can locate the Account ID directly preceding 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 signing up, verify your email and follow the steps to access your MaxMind Account.
  3. Click the Contact icon at the top right of the menu to login mautic-maxmind-account
  4. After logging in, under services click My License Key on the left hand side in the menu maxmind-license-key-2
  5. Then, Click Generate new License Keymaxmind-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 preceding 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. mautic-maxmind-license-key
  9. Click Fetch IP Lookup Data Store. This downloads the IP lookup database to your Mautic instance.
  10. Set up the cron job to periodically download a fresh copy.

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