Cannot enter license for Quest SQL Optimizer for Oracle 8.5. The commercial key in entered and accepted, but it won't save and continues to revert back to the expired trial key. Optimizer is also licensed with Toad For Oracle and can be registered there without any problems.
Go to https://support.quest.com/Search/SearchDownloads.aspx?ActiveTab=1 and download a version of Optimizer 18.104.22.1683 and up.
Quest SQL Optimizer for Oracle 8.5 needs a new style key .The new style key is an alphanumeric key (the old style key is a 21 digit numeric key (x-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx) ).
If your key is numeric please contact our licensing department at email@example.com and ask for a new style key for Toad for Oracle.
This issue has been address in Quest SQL Optimizer for Oracle 22.214.171.1243, now available at https://support.quest.com/Search/SearchDownloads.aspx?ActiveTab=1.
Version8.5.0, build 2033 and up should not have this issue. Earlier versions of 8.5.0 has this issue.