It installs fine with the original valid product key and the original downloaded installer. Click Account, then click Activate Product. Since a product key can be used to activate a certain number of installations, the servers validate both the genuineness of the key and the number times it has been used to validate any other Office 2010 installation. What happens if you don't activate Office 2010 If you don't activate your software, eventually Office 2010 switches to Reduced Functionality mode where it lets you open files to view them but not edit them. Click Use the automated phone system. Note: Office 365 subscriptions and click to run products are not impacted. .
In this article, we will present the steps to activate Office 2010. Call one of the available phone numbers listed. Activate Office 2010 on a different or restored computer Your Office 2010 license allows you to reinstall Office on the same computer, and some licenses allow you to activate Office on more than one computer. Activation gets nowhere, online or via landline or cell app. Indeed, there are two methods to activate Office 2010. I'm feeling pretty stuck here for this client.
I'm trying to just install office 2010 pro on a laptop with a legit key, cd, label, everything. Since most of the process is manual in this method, it takes more time than the first method which is fully automatic. Hi, This is a known issue, and Microsoft is actively working on fixing this issue. But this seems that the phone activation error affects also Office 2010 and Office 2013 see for Office 2010 for instance. We will also show you how to find the phone numbers of Microsoft Office in your area, you must call the phone activation center, to activate your copy of Windows. Select your country or region to display the phone number to dial for your zone.
For example, open Microsoft Word 2013. Click activate via Internet 5. Click the drop-down menu, and then select the country or region that you are from. You can try to activate via phone. When I installed the Office license back to the newly rebuilt machine, the online activation failed as I fully expected it to, since this is by design.
You will then be given the telephone number of the nearest microsoft customer service center. The only installation that'll remain will be the final install when I get my machine back. This is similar to to activate a copy of windows 7 or vista on your computer. If you are not connected, the activation wizard will alert you to connect to the internet. In the Activation Wizard, choose the option for activating by telephone, and when you call the activation number, but do not enter anything or say anything. Administrator permission required If you're prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation.
The above are methods to activate an office 2010 product on your home computer. I just tried that number and the prompt gets you through entering all million numbers then says it can't help you and hangs up. For example, select Microsoft Office Word 2007. If you're activating over the Internet and have a slow connection, you might want to activate by phone. Tip: If you still can't activate Office, call the activation number, but don't enter anything or say anything. Wish you could buy bulk amounts of computers without Windows installed on them and save money there. Click I want to activate the software by telephone, and then click Next.
To learn more about what the license terms allow, for your Office product. The entire process is automatic. However, you may choose to defer the activation to a later time, rather than doing it during set up or installation. The above methods are for activating a genuine office 2010 product key and not the one that you generated using a key-gen program. Click the drop-down menu, and then select the country or region in which you are located.
When the wizard finishes, exit the Office program and then restart it for the activation to take effect. Hey all I have an install of Office 2010 on Windows 10 64-bit that refuses to activate. OneNote 2016 Office 2016 Excel 2016 Word 2016 Outlook 2016 PowerPoint 2016 OneNote 2013 Publisher 2016 Access 2016 Visio 2013 Visio Professional 2016 InfoPath 2013 Visio Standard 2016 Project Professional 2016 Excel 2013 Word 2013 Outlook 2013 PowerPoint 2013 Publisher 2013 Access 2013 Excel 2010 Word 2010 Outlook 2010 PowerPoint 2010 OneNote 2010 Access 2010 Publisher 2010 Visio 2010 Project 2010 InfoPath 2010 Excel 2007 Word 2007 Outlook 2007 PowerPoint 2007 Publisher 2007 Access 2007 Visio 2007 OneNote 2007 Project 2007 Excel 2016 for Mac Outlook 2016 for Mac PowerPoint 2016 for Mac OneNote for Mac Office 2016 for Mac Lync 2010 InfoPath 2007 Lync 2013 Lync on Skype for Business Office 2007 Office 2010 Office 2013 Office. I don't want to have to use one key on the current machine and then use up the other key when I get the new machine. In the meantime, to work around this error, use the phone numbers mentioned in this article to activate Office: Let me know if you still cannot activate your Office product. If telephone support can provide help for your error, tap or click the appropriate link, which may resemble one of the following: Activate Activate by phone Contact customer support for help To activate online, you'll need your Windows 7 product key. They've done everything right and even purchased a retail box product when they could should have purchased oem with the machine - because they had more freedom to move it from one machine to another if they needed.
To activate a copy of office 2010 at a later time, you can do the following. The Product Activation Center telephone number is displayed at the top of the window. Activate your Microsoft product key online or by phone to validate your Microsoft program. Since the entire process happens over the internet, it is essential that you are connected to the internet for using this method. The client does not want to purchase new software, as they will probably attempt to leave the Office platform and go with Google Apps or OpenOffice or something like that.