Error "The activation key has been updated with higher maintenance" During Offline Activation
Published: 01 Apr 2016 Last Modified Date: 04 Dec 2018
When uploading an offline.tlq file to Tableau Activation page, the following error might occur:
The activation key has been updated with higher maintenance. Please create a new offline activation file from your Tableau product using the following key: <product key>. Then return to this page (www.tableau.com/activation) to upload the new file.
Use the key provided in the above message to create a new offline.tlq file on the computer on which Tableau Desktop is to be activated.