Confluence restore from xml backup. Licence not updated

Hi,

I installed a fresh confluence on a Windows OS server and tried to restore full xml backup from a Linux OS server. I have changed OS and also my DB is changed from MySQL to MSSQL.

Although the restoration is successful, my restored confluence instance is still holding the evaluation license I created during setup. 

Isn't the actual license from the xml backup supposed to be migrated to the new instance as well? I have tried this on 3.5.1 and 5.4.2 (two separate instances) and in both the license was not migrated. 

Any help is appreciated. TIA

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The license is stored in the confluence config file. So just update the config file

https://confluence.atlassian.com/pages/viewpage.action?pageId=181534762

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