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Unread 23-01-2008, 02:40 AM   #1
UAstudent
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product key has been activated the maximum number

im using office home and student 2007 and i got the product key from school
and when trying to activate i got the message that the product key has been
activated the maximum number of times. how can i try another product key that
was given to me from school withought having to reinstall everything, or
calling tech support?
 
Unread 23-01-2008, 01:26 PM   #2
JoAnn Paules
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Re: product key has been activated the maximum number

You don't have a choice but call the school and talk to the IT staff.

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JoAnn Paules
MVP Microsoft [Publisher]

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How to ask a question
http://support.microsoft.com/KB/555375


"UAstudent" <UAstudent@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
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> im using office home and student 2007 and i got the product key from
> school
> and when trying to activate i got the message that the product key has
> been
> activated the maximum number of times. how can i try another product key
> that
> was given to me from school withought having to reinstall everything, or
> calling tech support?



 
Unread 25-01-2008, 08:15 AM   #3
Sloan Crayton [MSFT]
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Re: product key has been activated the maximum number

Once you have been provided with a new Product Key, you can avoid the need
to reinstall by following the steps in this KB article (if you're
comfortable with some minor editing of the registry) -
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/895456/en-us.

Sloan Crayton
Microsoft

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| From: "JoAnn Paules" <jl_paules@hotNOSPAMmail.com>
| References: <7D8075AF-BCE2-4BE7-A273-9DA7A14FCB89@microsoft.com>
| Subject: Re: product key has been activated the maximum number
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| You don't have a choice but call the school and talk to the IT staff.
|
| --
| JoAnn Paules
| MVP Microsoft [Publisher]
|
| ~~~~~
| How to ask a question
| http://support.microsoft.com/KB/555375
|
|
| "UAstudent" <UAstudent@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
| news:7D8075AF-BCE2-4BE7-A273-9DA7A14FCB89@microsoft.com...
| > im using office home and student 2007 and i got the product key from
| > school
| > and when trying to activate i got the message that the product key has
| > been
| > activated the maximum number of times. how can i try another product
key
| > that
| > was given to me from school withought having to reinstall everything, or
| > calling tech support?
|
|
|

 
Unread 25-01-2008, 08:15 AM   #4
Sloan Crayton [MSFT]
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Posts: n/a
Re: product key has been activated the maximum number

Once you have been provided with a new Product Key, you can avoid the need
to reinstall by following the steps in this KB article (if you're
comfortable with some minor editing of the registry) -
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/895456/en-us.

Sloan Crayton
Microsoft

--------------------
| From: "JoAnn Paules" <jl_paules@hotNOSPAMmail.com>
| References: <7D8075AF-BCE2-4BE7-A273-9DA7A14FCB89@microsoft.com>
| Subject: Re: product key has been activated the maximum number
| Date: Wed, 23 Jan 2008 08:14:20 -0500
| Lines: 23
| X-Priority: 3
| X-MSMail-Priority: Normal
| X-Newsreader: Microsoft Outlook Express 6.00.2900.3138
| X-MimeOLE: Produced By Microsoft MimeOLE V6.00.2900.3198
| X-RFC2646: Format=Flowed; Original
| Message-ID: <eBgRfHcXIHA.3940@TK2MSFTNGP05.phx.gbl>
| Newsgroups: microsoft.public.office.setup
| NNTP-Posting-Host: 149.32.192.1
| Path: TK2MSFTNGHUB02.phx.gbl!TK2MSFTNGP01.phx.gbl!TK2MSF TNGP05.phx.gbl
| Xref: TK2MSFTNGHUB02.phx.gbl microsoft.public.office.setup:9863
| X-Tomcat-NG: microsoft.public.office.setup
|
| You don't have a choice but call the school and talk to the IT staff.
|
| --
| JoAnn Paules
| MVP Microsoft [Publisher]
|
| ~~~~~
| How to ask a question
| http://support.microsoft.com/KB/555375
|
|
| "UAstudent" <UAstudent@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
| news:7D8075AF-BCE2-4BE7-A273-9DA7A14FCB89@microsoft.com...
| > im using office home and student 2007 and i got the product key from
| > school
| > and when trying to activate i got the message that the product key has
| > been
| > activated the maximum number of times. how can i try another product
key
| > that
| > was given to me from school withought having to reinstall everything, or
| > calling tech support?
|
|
|

 
 

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