You can use the ppupdate tool to both refresh cached policies and determine the licensing method, you can determine:
Some examples below of how a computer could be licensed and the types of output you can expect.
Example 1: Computer in the name, acts fully licensed for all components. Very useful for testing licensing issues.
Example 2: Completely unlicensed.
Example 3: Some items are licensed and not others. Typical when a customer is a Professional Customer and has purchased licenses for SPECIFIC components.
Example 4: Licensed by placing the XML file directly upon the machine, and not by GPO.
Example 5: When a component is licensed, but expressly disabled by ADMX.
Example 6: When a computer is licensed via multiple methods
Example 7: When a computer is licensed for SOME components via PolicyPak Cloud
Note: The Expiry date expresses when the computer is required to check-in by to maintain the license; not the actual expiration date of all computers. (That information is only found in PolicyPak Cloud Portal.)