[SOLVED] Microsoft Office Activation
You’ll see this screen if you sign in to Office that was pre-installed on a new device but don’t have an Office product associated with your account. To use Office on your new device, you can activate Office as a 1-month trial of Microsoft Family. You can also buy Office, add Office to an existing Microsoft subscription, or enter a product key from a new product key card.
If you have an older copy of Office, you can install that instead. I thought this device included. If this screen appears, Office is installed as a one-year subscription or one-time purchase.
A digital product key is transmitted to your PC, so you won’t need or receive a printed product key. You activate Office by signing in with a Microsoftaccount. If we detect your Microsoft account, we’ll show it on this screen. After you sign in, your product is added to your Microsoft account, so that you can reinstall it later, or manage your new subscription, without a product key. If you bought Office Professional Plus, Visio Professional, or Project Professional through your employer’s Microsoft HUP benefit, select I don’t want to sign in or create an account at the bottom of the screen and enter your product key.
Get your HUP product key. If you bought a new Office product key card, or you received a product key when you bought Officethrough an online store, go to Office.
This is a one-time process that adds your new product to your Microsoft account. After you redeem your key, you can install Office. Get help with Office. If Office can’t activate, it eventually becomes unlicensed and all editing features of Office are disabled. Microsoft can become unlicensed for a number of reasons. For example, if your Microsoft subscription expires, you must renew your subscription to restore all features of Office. See Update to enable TLS 1.
A subscription notice appears when I open a Microsoft application. Troubleshoot activation errors in Office. Table of contents. Office install. How to install Office. Redeem or activate. Office product keys. Activate Office.
Install other apps. Set up mobile devices. Office updates. Upgrade to the latest version. Troubleshoot and uninstall. Activate Microsoft or a non-subscription version of Office Activate Office that’s pre-installed on a new Windows device Activate an Office purchase or offer that’s included on a new Windows device. If this screen appears, Office is installed as a Microsoft Family trial You’ll see this screen if you sign in to Office that was pre-installed on a new device but don’t have an Office product associated with your account.
If this screen appears, Office is installed as a one-year subscription or one-time purchase A digital product key is transmitted to your PC, so you won’t need or receive a printed product key. But eventually Microsoft will disable with a warning it has no licence.
If the license is truly invalid, how can I show that to my credit card company? Why do you say Microsoft Office Professional Plus purchased online are not legitimate? Can’t Microsoft do something about this scam? Seems like people are falling for it. I think these are scams because not much information. Few online sellers, like Amazon, In product description, clearly mentioned it’s non refundable.
Few members make these as scam, they take money and give invalid key or already used key. Choose where you want to search below Search Search the Community.
Search the community and support articles Install, redeem, activate Microsoft and Office Search Community member. NadiaHaj Salah. I have the same question Report abuse. Details required :. Cancel Submit. Previous Next. Thanks for your feedback. How satisfied are you with this reply? Thanks for your feedback, it helps us improve the site. In reply to RonBarker’s post on December 13,
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In Large icons or Small icons view, select Security and Maintenance , and then select the down arrow next to Security. For additional information, you can also use the above methods to activate Office and also activate Office Check out this thread and comments. Ciao Ugo. Here’s how to check if your version of Office uses volume licensing:. The full explanation of these steps is as follows:. Chad This person is a verified professional.
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I’ve read some of your discussions, nothing answers my problem though. Microsoft Office Professional Plus is already installed on my laptop when I bought it, now it’s asking me to activate it and enter a product key. I haven’t exactly bought this product so I don’t have it’s packaging. Where do I find it’s product key? However, if it was installed and activated on that computer you may be able to retrieve the product key using one of these tools:.
You can use any of the following tools to extract the Product Key from you computer. These tools report on many installed programs on your computer, not just Office. The underlying mechanics of Windows 8 are essentially the same as Windows 7 if you ignore the Metro User Interface. The pig is not changed by adding a little paint on the surface.
Normally you have several resources to find your Retail Product Key. DAT to store encrypted product activation keys:. DAT if you did an in-place Windows Upgrade. OLD folder to be there until you delete it. Many people have complained that windows 8 and 8. After you extract the Product Key, make sure to write it down and keep it in a safe place.
Only the factory can use the PK from the original factory activation. You would have been provided with a separate piece of paper with a Product key for reactivation. Sorry, I have not had opportunity aka need to test Win8 and Office on these various tools:. Printing the report, or saving it is probably a good idea. Win Win8, V8. Office ProduKey may be able to extract product key information from a registry file saved externally. Now from here you may have to browse to a slightly different location depending on where your windows.
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Sorry this didn’t help. OK, that is good. Lizzie, you should create a new question so we can get all of the background information we need to help you.
Download is simply copying a file from outside of your computer ie from the internet or USB drive to your local computer. Install is running a special file to setup your program so that it will run correctly in Windows. This typically means creating folders on the HD, and expanding compressed files into those various folders and creating many registry entries.
The MS online download process unfortunately allows you to combines these 2 separate processes, causing confusion among non technically oriented users.
Exactly what happens when you try to download the file? Describe, in great detail, exactly what you are doing to get the problem.
Details required : characters remaining Cancel Submit. Me too, I paid for this via my employment and have made several attempts to load or download it to my previous pc with not success and now that I have a new computer I thought I may have a chance sense I purchased it.
I assumed there wasn’t an expiration, but maybe there is. Is that right? What happens when you try to install it? Note: make sure to keep a copy of the installation file for future use, I don’t know how much longer you will be able to download it! Choose where you want to search below Search Search the Community.
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Hi, I’ve read some of your discussions, nothing answers my problem though. This thread is locked. You can follow the question or vote as helpful, but you cannot reply to this thread. I have the same question Report abuse. Details required :. Cancel Submit. Rohn MVP. The local install of Office Pro Plus is typically not transferable to new owners. However, if it was installed and activated on that computer you may be able to retrieve the product key using one of these tools: Tools to Extract Product Key.
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I can’t down load the Professional Plus on my computer and I paid for it. Please help me. In reply to LizzieHampon’s post on April 28, I ordered it thru my company. That is why I was able to get it. HELP,,,,,, Me too, I paid for this via my employment and have made several attempts to load or download it to my previous pc with not success and now that I have a new computer I thought I may have a chance sense I purchased it.
In reply to LarenaRobinson’s post on March 2, You really should start a new question of your own As far as I know there is no time limit for activating a HUP purchase. In reply to Rohn’s post on April 28, I lost my Microsoft office professional plus I have the product key. What should I do? In reply to DonaldPopo’s post on July 26, With the key, try this link.
I suspect it won’t work for Pro Plus, but it is worth a try. This site in other languages x.