You must have a base registration key before you can activate the pool license.
BIG-IQ Cloud you are licensing is not connected to the public
internet, you can still activate the pool license manually.
Log in to BIG-IQ Cloud with your administrator user name
Hover over the Pool Licenses panel and click the + sign when it appears.
In the License Name field, type a name for this
In the Base Registration Key field, type or paste the
BIG-IQ registration key.
In the Add-on Keys field, paste any additional license
key you have.
For the Activation method setting, select
Manual and click the Generate
The BIG-IQ system refreshes and displays the dossier in the
Device Dossier field.
Copy the text displayed in the Device Dossier field, and click the
Access F5 manual activation web portal link.
Alternatively, you can navigate to the F5 license activation portal at
Paste the dossier into the Enter your dossier field, and
then click the Next button.
The Accept User Legal Agreement displays.
To accept the EULA, click the Accept button.
Copy the license file from the F5 license activation portal to BIG-IQ
You can now assign this license to a BIG-IP device.