How to: Remove “You do not have a valid subscription for this server….” from Proxmox Virtual Environment 6.1-2,6.1-7,6.2-4/Proxmox VE 6.1-2,6.1-7,6.2-4 (PVE 6.1-2,6.1-7,6.2-4)

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When login to Proxmox Virtual Enrivonment 6.1-2 (PVE 6.1-2), there is a pop up window

No valid subscription

You do not have a valid subscription for this server. Please visit www.proxmox.com to get a list of available options.

Proxmox No valid subscription
Proxmox No valid subscription

Note: PVE provides free version for us to use, features are almost identical to the paid version, the difference is that paid version provides support and paid update repository which is more stable than the free version.

1 Preparation

1.1 Login to your pve web gui

1.2 (Left hand side) Click on pve name under “Datacenter”

1.3 (Right hand side) Click on “>_ Shell” button

Note: You can also use any other SSH client to connect, does not have to be via PVE web gui

2 Easy method

2.1 Copy and paste following command to the terminal

sed -i.backup "s/data.status !== 'Active'/false/g" /usr/share/javascript/proxmox-widget-toolkit/proxmoxlib.js && systemctl restart pveproxy.service

2.2 Log out clear the browser cache or restart the browser then login again.

2.3 There will be no pop up window

3 Manual method

3.1 Change working directory

cd /usr/share/javascript/proxmox-widget-toolkit

3.2 Backup the file we will modify (“proxmoxlib.js”)

cp proxmoxlib.js proxmoxlib.js.backup

3.3 Open and edit the file (“proxmoxlib.js”)

nano proxmoxlib.js

3.4 If you are using other SSH client rather than via the PVE web gui, you can use Ctrl + W key in nano then type “if (data” to find “if (data.status !== ‘Active’) {“, if via web gui, do not use Ctrl + W, the terminal windows will be closed

if (data.status !== 'Active') {

3.5 Replace with

if (false) {

3.6 Use Ctrl + X, Y, Enter key to Save and exit nano

3.6 Restart Proxmox service

systemctl restart pveproxy.service

3.7 Log out clear the browser cache or restart the browser then login again.

3.8 There will be no pop up window


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