This article explains how to resolve the CODESOFT problem that prevents the software from communicating with the license server.
The user is prevented from opening CODESOFT due to an invalid path to the license server.
Because the client software license settings are incorrect, the software is unable to connect to the network utilities on the server which manages the licenses.
Modifying the path that the software uses to connect to the network utilities will resolve this issue.
KBA-01294-Y5W1T9: Correct CODESOFT Client Network License Location Settings