Installing Headless Services
Installation prerequisites and methods for the Headless Services module.
To enable editing and server-side rendering with Sitecore Headless Services, you must meet the following requirements:
Sitecore Headless Services license - for Sitecore 10.2 and later, this license is included in subscription licenses. For perpetual licenses, the Headless Services license can be purchased as an add-on. Customers upgrading to 10.2 can contact their account manager to obtain a license that includes Headless Services.
To check if your license is a Headless Services-enabled license, open your
license.xmlfile in a text editor and search for
Sitecore.JSS. If your license does not include Headless Services and:
You are a partner - recently updated partner licenses should already have the key that enables Headless Services. If you do not have the endorsement, you can request a new partner license on SPN or contact your Sitecore Partner Manager.
You are a customer - if you do not have a Headless Services license, please contact your Sitecore Account Manager, request a temp license for short-term needs, and discuss migration to a Headless Services license.
The method of installing Sitecore Headless Services depends on your deployment architecture.
You can install Sitecore Headless Services: