Error 3420: Current user has no permission to use the license Follow


BarTender Content Team


While attempting to print using BarTender Designer, Error Message #3420 appears with the following error message:



 BarTender 2019 and above


This error occurs when the User Access Control setting within BarTender Administration Console has been configured to allow/deny specific user account(s) and the current user account has no access permission to use the license. To fix this issue:

  1. Open BarTender Administration Console on your license server
  2. Go to Licensing->License Setup. Under User Access Control, modify the rule to allow Everyone and Everywhere the access the license:


Additional resources

For more detailed information about licensing in BarTender 2019 and above, please see:

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