Lightroom 6: After any update the license type changes from Perpetual to Creative Cloud

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I've got a problem with Lightroom 6. The problem is the next:
I've purchased Lightroom 6. License type: Perpetual.
When I install the update (any of 6.1, 6.2, 6.3, 6.4, 6.5) after it changes the type of my license. It becomes - License: Creative Cloud.
I've reinstalled Windows (I've got Windows 7 Ultimate x64), with no more software. Downloaded distributives from -- https://helpx.adobe.com/lightroom/kb/lightroom-downloads.html
Installed all again - and again changed the type of license.
I created second Adobe ID (empty), installed LR signed in with this ID. Again nothing helped
What's the reason ?

Please help
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@LR user
You said you have "the Volume Type of Perpetual license", which explains everything. Lr treats the Volume Type of perpetual license as having the same entitlements as CC license.