I went to the site in a browser and saw the 3 licenses, but all the page says is you have a license for this many computers and then tells you how to install the software. Microsoft support may be able replace your product key or provide other options: Regards, Ethan Hua Please remember to mark the replies as an answers if they help and unmark them if they provide no help. Is this not a volume license disc if only single use? Click on the Start button and in the Start Search box type in: slui. They even suggested that I try the 365 trial version for a few weeks. Are you in Europe by any chance? I also like to write down the date that I added the license to my Microsoft account so I at least have 2 points of reference to know which key card belongs to which registration.
Is this a way to get people to trial 365? Step 4: Finally, type the following command to view the status of your Office 365 activation. It's 30 activations on Office 2013 per Microsoft account. No one should have to sign into an account to purchase Office software unless the intent of Microsoft is to invade the user's privacy. You will have to fight with them. Have you ever lost a product key and needed to recover it? Return the computer for a refund. And, in my case, the tech I talked to yesterday changed at least one of the keys because it didn't match any of the product cards I have.
This can be a common issue if you bought the software on the secondary market. In many cases though, keys can be recovered in Windows—no need to rummage through purchase e-mails or disk cases. For clearing doubts, it is needed to deactivate the subscription first then uninstall the program and try to do the same. It would be fantastic if someone could help me! These are likely the keys that you'll use to replace the key that was used multiple times. I didn't know if this was needed or not so I'm just putting this here just in-case. Clearly, Microsoft help desk asked me to call Lenovo. Hi jimbo45 My friend indicated that he would be using Excel and Word only as he is used to using Gmail web access for many years.
Just wondering if anyone else's seen this before? Do I install the key and proceed as per the above. Apparently the product key is embedded in the icon somehow. I know what the Product Key is for the computer. How the hell am I suppose to chose the right one Microsoft? I've had this issue once before. Since there's a limit on how many licenses one can have this is likely changing in the future , imagine coming back 10 days in a row, sitting at 10 different machines, and finding your Office 365 has been reduced to Office 10 days because they are all used up! After a bit of research I think I need to do the following in the list orderbut I want to confirm with someone in the know how if possible.
Microsoft gives directions for finding the Product Key when the software is activated in case you lost the label and find in the future that you need to activate the software again However the re activation path failed because the license that I arbitrarily chose had already been used. I may unsubscribe at any time. Redirecting Of Banned Users provided by - Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd. There has got to be a better way to do this. After 20 years of making a living off of their products, I've come to the conclusion that it's time to get out of the stone age, and start making my living by supporting Apple products instead. The Microsoft Office site knows that I have 3 licenses under the username and actually knows which licenses are activated. Don't you see a problem with this? Sorry, there is nothing we can do to help you with this problem.
I was told that since I couldn't see the information when I use the interface they couldn't help me. However, I have no idea how to get a new one and I'm having the hardest time trying to find out how. I have called Microsoft and help desk has not been very helpful. However i will be activating Win10 and W2K16 soon. Microsoft suggested to avoid having to keep the email account, to keep a record of all the email addresses and passwords for each account. I'm absolutely confused on what to do now.
I have informed my clients that I will no longer be supplying Microsoft Office. For an unknown reason, Microsoft Office 2016 decided that it needed to be reactivated. The copy I downloaded would only install as Ultimate and would not let me enter my product key during installation nor would it let me chose the installation I wanted. This may help: Office Deployment Tool for Click-to-Run I was just looking into this yesterday, as it looks like the only way I can currently install Office 2013 via Office 365. The problem is that the Microsoft Office Site page: only tells me that there are various licenses attached to the account and when they were attached to the account, but it let me see if the license is being used for an activated copy at current time. Check the above and let us know the result.
And clearly, something is wrong when I am presented with six product items and none of them works. Then when you try to activate using the email address for the microsoft account - it just gives you a big list of products without any other info. However, it has convinced me to try more non Microsoft Products in the future. It is already setup in the computer. Tristan Smit wrote: One thing I've started to do is to immediately check office. Attempted to activate the key and it was already in use with a random email address. The whole activation process is horrible, top to bottom.
Third Party Program You can also retrieve your Windows product key via a third party program such as , which scans your Windows registry file for the product keys of other software. I've given them the choice to go to a subscription model if they absolutely cannot do without office, which is what Microsoft wants. The software does check to make sure the same key isn't being used at the same time, but if you stop using it and install the software on one machine you should then be able to reinstall it on a different machine with no issues. If I had my way, we'd return each copy for the cash and install LibreOffice. Is this a new computer that came with a product key bundled with it? For help with installing Office, see.