Work offline with an online license
Use Tekla Structures offline
To use Tekla Structures offline, close Tekla Structures, and ensure that the Keep this license reserved on this device check box is selected in the closing confirmation message box. The maximum offline time is 3 days.
Note that it is not possible to use Tekla Structures simultanously on different computers with the same online license. If you reserve a license, you cannot use the same license on a different computer. You must close Tekla Structures without keeping the license reserved to be able to use the license on a different computer.
If the connection to Tekla Online licensing is lost
If the connection to Tekla Online licensing service has been lost, a notification is displayed.
The possible cause is one of the following:
Internet connection is not available.
Tekla Online licensing service is experiencing a disruption. For more information, check the status page.
Trimble Identity service is experiencing a disruption. For more information, check the status page.
Other unknown reasons.
Tekla Structures is now in offline mode and will continue to function normally for the amount of time shown in the notification. The notification message will change depending on the amount of time left for offline use. The maximum offline time is 3 days.
Tekla Structures will try to reconnect automatically. You can also try to reconnect manually by clicking the Try reconnecting now button. If the button is disabled, it means that reconnecting is not possible at the moment; we recommend you to wait until the button is enabled and try again.
If the offline mode time runs out, you can no longer use Tekla Structures. You can either Save the model and close Tekla Structures or Close Tekla Structures.