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Microsoft Office 2010 on four home computers

The license says up to 3 computers, and right now I've just acquired a fourth computer that I need to use. How can I include this computer into my license without purchasing a whole new license? Is ...
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45 views

How can I upgrade existing Office 2013 to Office 365

I have Office 2013 installed and configured and use it for everything including email. How can I switch the license over to an Office 365 license? Is it possible or do I need to reinstall everything ...
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Office 2010: Use license for multiple OS on same machine

I have purchased an Office 2010 License Key for Windows a while ago. I went for the normal edition, that is to say not Enterprise or anything like that. Now I have installed Linux on my machine as ...
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1answer
128 views

License - Can I use Office 365 Home Premium on a business computer?

I'm thinking about buying Office 365 (aka. 2013) for my own PCs (2), and I could give one copy to the PC here that belongs to a company. The PC also got an Office 2007 (legal), but I'm no legal ...
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windows/office licenses after image capture

I am trying to create non sysprepped recovery images for individual laptops. Will the Windows and Office activation be retained after reapplying the image? The purpose of it is to spend as little ...
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2answers
761 views

Product Key issue with MS Office 2010 click-to-run

I'm working on a client's PC that has MS Office Home and Student installed. The unusual thing is that there is no winword.exe or the like for the applications. The shortcuts point to "C:\Program ...
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617 views

Can I reuse my Office 2010 licence key when upgrading my OS to 8?

As some others have been doing, I have been procrastinating upgrading my operating system. A lot. I'm still on XP (Don't laugh, I can't see spending the money), and since MS is pulling the plug on ...
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1answer
381 views

How to enable the WMI service on many machines to find MS-Office licenses using the Volume Activation Management Tool 2.0 using Active Directory?

I installed the Volume Activation Management Tool 2.0 from Microsoft to scan all the computers on my network to find out how many valid MS Office licenses we have installed on all of the machines. ...
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427 views

Have I lost my Office 365 licence on my rebuilt laptop?

Not sure if such a query is relevant here but feedback would still be appreciated. Some context first: Few months back I purchased MS Office 365 University for my new laptop (custom made). The ...
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1answer
1k views

Office 2013 free upgrade offer with “multi-user” Office 2010 license

I have 3 user Office 2010 license which I activated after October 19, 2012. So, I am eligible for Office 2013 free upgrade offer. But, I have some questions regarding multi-user license: Will the ...
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2answers
582 views

Microsoft Office tracking license marks/keys in saved files (doc/docx/xls etc.)?

Does Microsoft Office use any marks/keys in saved files, that can track the computer and software license using which file was saved? E.g.: I use Office at work and save files on pendrive. When I'm ...
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2answers
120 views

Is there a way to purchase an Office License that'll work for X number of machines?

A little question really regarding Office Licenses - is there a way to purchase an Office License giving you access to X number of machines on that license - so that when you install Office you aren't ...
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2answers
1k views

Revoke Office license

I have installed Office 2007 Home and Student on my laptop. I have registered the license with this Office installation. Now I have to return the laptop because it is defective. I don't want to keep ...
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1answer
312 views

What is the difference between Re-installing Microsoft Office on the same computer again vs. another PC?

Reinstalling my OS. Will I have any trouble reinstalling Office 2010 with the same key on the same PC? Is there a difference between installing it on a second PC vs. what I am doing? (does ...
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1answer
1k views

Will it help to uninstall Microsoft Office before installing it on a different machine?

I'm fairly sure the answer is 'no' but that's just a guess. Is there any way to de-activate the software, and possibly save the hassle of calling Microsoft?
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3answers
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Volume licenced copy of MS Office 2007 shows “Non Commercial Use” in title bar

I have just removed the demo copy of Office 2007 preinstalled on a new laptop and replaced it with an install of the full professional edition downloaded from the MS Volume Licensing site and ...
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4answers
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Microsoft Home Use Program - use more than one computer

I purchased a copy of MS Office through Microsoft Home Use Program (HUP) It basically allows you get a very cheap copy for home use if your employer owns the licence. My question is: Can I install it ...
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1answer
275 views

Installing MS Office when all “allowed licences” have been used

My wife's laptop died recently (sniff) I tried to install our copy of Office 2003 on a replacement, but got a "Maximum number of licences have been used" type message stating it was installed on 3 ...
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Can i use any font commercially if they comes with software which i purchased?

Can i use any font commercially if they comes with software which i have? For example Can i use Fonts commercially which came with Windows 7 MS Office 2007 Adobe Photoshop
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XP OEM licensing when reinstalling Windows XP

My wife has managed to buy a Dell laptop she was using at her ex-employer that just went bust. The problem with it is the OS (Windows XP) which takes ages to boot and is generally disproportionally ...
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1answer
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Can Microsoft really dictate that Office Home and Student edition be prohibited from business use? [closed]

I picked up (and looked at, not purchased) a copy of Office 2007 Home and Student Edition in a store the other day, and it says in fine print under the feature matrix that it's licensed 'not for use ...
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695 views

What's the appropriate Microsoft Office 2007 version for charities? [closed]

I work for a small charity in the UK. Like many charities we rely completely on donations and so have to make our money go as far as possible. We've had a copy of Office 2007 Home and Student Edition ...