Upgrade to MAXQDA 2018

Release Special: Free Upgrade for MAXQDA 12 licenses purchased June 1st, 2017 or later.

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MAXQDA 2018 Upgrade Licenses

Regular MAXQDA 11 and MAXQDA 12 licenses can be upgraded to the newest version of MAXQDA at a reduced price. When you update your old license(s), you can choose to upgrade to any of our three available product options.

Who is eligible for an upgrade?

MAXQDA 11 / MAXQDA 12 Upgrade Options

One Time Purchase License

Single User / Portable / Network. Eligible for Upgrade to MAXQDA 2018

Subscription License

You automatically receive a free upgrade to the latest version of MAXQDA as and when it is released.

Student License

Not eligible

Course License (free)

Not eligible

PC Lab License

This license is no longer part of our product portfolio. It has been replaced by the QDA Lab license. Please enquire with our customer service team at cs@maxqda.com for an individual license offer.

Your old MAXQDA 11 or MAXQDA 12 license will be replaced with the new license. The old license will be deactivated and lose all service rights.

How to purchase an upgrade from the MAXQDA online shop

To purchase an upgrade license, simply select the purchase option Upgrade in the MAXQDA online shop. You will be prompted to enter your current serial number later during checkout.

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Check Upgrade Eligibility

If you are unsure, you can check the upgrade eligibility of your current serial number below. If the last characters of your serial number are XXXXX, please delete them before you click on ‘Check‘.