The online Genuine Microsoft Software tool does not appear to ackowledge the Trial version. I am a seller of Microsoft products. However, if you already have your 25-character product key, and you'd like to download Office 2010, you can enter the product key at. You can also find the license designation, just besides the product name, on the order confirmation page. If not, what is the best method recommended by Microsoft to address this issue? After this is done, you may need to use the slmgr. Microsoft does not have a web site or phone number to check the validity of product keys.
Is there a way I can view the product key on the servers so I can record what product keys were used where? Office 2010 and Office 2013 offer a scripted method to lookup your Product Key. If you purchased a product key card from Microsoft, a retail store, reseller, or any online retailer, the Product Key should be located inside the package in a label on the left side of the case. Download and run the KeyManagementServiceHost. Run this file on either 32-bit or 64-bit supported Windows operating systems. Click the Product Keys option Figure 1.
Check the box for Key Management Service. The package was not where it was suppose to be stored and you feel this may play a role in the validity of the package? The proper method to determine or change the Product Key depends on your version of Office or Outlook. For example, the product key may have been mistyped or a product key for a different product might have been used. I just bought the laptop and it was supposely assembled two weeks ago, but I have a feeling the laptop is almost a year old, so I would like to see if the windows was registered before I bought it. I prefer to assume that a Ebay seller is trying a legitimate and not fraudulent sale. Should you have any doubts please visit How To Tell located. Tip: You may have one certificate of authenticity for Windows and another for Office.
It is not a response simply to state buy only from Microsoft. I have a similar problem to lifeinthecity. This is real life time validity. If you purchased the office software from Microsoft online and you downloaded the software to your computer, you should find the office 2010 product Key on the order confirmation page. The laptop is currently with my daughter, so I was unable to download the link you provided to run the exe to check it. Next we will analyze what problems you may be having and formulate a resolution for you. Curious is there a reason why you feel your product key may be non-genuine? Holm's second-rate attempts to cross-examine someone with the insinuation of wrongdoing provides any help although it apparently makes Mr.
If you purchased and downloaded Office from an online store, the product key should be in your email receipt. Find your product key and license designation as illustrated below. Letters and numbers may look the same. Last time I reviewed California Ebay's headquarters , Washington what do I need say about Microsoft , and federal statutes, it is not a crime to buy products on Ebay, nor is there any prohibition on a bulk sales purchaser trying to sell a failed store's inventory. Get tips on getting the most out of your computer and learn about topics ranging from the Internet to Microsoft Word with help from an experienced computer professional in this free video series. They belong to the subscriber and cannot be sold. Download and run the utility at this link , then click the Windows tab, Copy to Clipboard, then paste the report into a New Post on this Forum.
In my case I had a user that had an install from elsewhere and come to find out it was on trial. Thank you for your comments. I lost my product key Expand a section below to learn how to replace a lost Office 2010 product key. Volume licensing editions of Microsoft Office 2010 suites and applications, Microsoft Project 2010 and Microsoft Visio 2010 require activation. I would recommend for you to contact and pose your question Contacts and Useful Links. As an example, computer forums are full of users who insult people simply for posting tips that they personally already know.
You will need to download and run the files below: 2. Unfortunately, there are many dishonest sellers who offer stolen, abused, or otherwise unauthorized Microsoft product keys for sale. I do not need generalities or platitudinous remarks, just a response to the question whether there is a way to determine whether a product key is genuine. Although if the computer is formatted, the office can be installed again. You can determine the license designation for the product as shown below. Sometimes, office 2010 is pre-installed on your new computer but you may not have paid for it and hence you may not be able to use it. If you're having trouble reading the characters in your product key, here's an example of what the letters and numbers look like: Tip: If you bought Office from an online retailer and received a confirmation email, try copying and pasting the product key from this email instead of typing it.
When our servers were created, no-one ever kept track of which keys were used with each server. Reading the product key from a label can be difficult. However, the location of your product key depends on your license type. I was confused, As I must need license within two days to provide it for new office, So I searched at Google to find another distributor of Microsoft products, Where I found: They have reasonable price for all their products. Enter your Product Key then click Verify. The laptop is currently with my daughter, so I was unable to download the link you provided to run the exe to check it.
It is also one of the most commonly counterfeited programs on the web. Is your product key still not working? As the Microsoft site expressly notes, counterfeit programs may be tainted with viruses or Trojans, and one might like to know if the software disk is genuine before installing the program. This application does a bit more thorough scan of your computer for which it generates a report that also includes license keys for several of your installed applications. Please use this site to help verify if your copy is genuine or not. Also do you have any reason why the package may have been compromised? As both Ebay and Microsoft will tell you, better fakes are made every day.