Note the last 5 characters for step 5. If you're not sure which antivirus software you have, use the following instructions to get to Control Panel to find the name of your antivirus software. Step 1: Sign in with the right account Please try signing in using all your personal email addresses in case you bought Office using a different email address. My google skills have failed me thus far. It's an absolute waste of time. Everything appears to go through fine and is activated. To be on the save side, check all services that are configured to start automatically and start the ones that are in a stopped state.
If you live in Western Australia, and you need any kind of computer help, please bring your computer to us at or call us out. Tends to give a cleaner result removes things that control panel can leave behind to cause problems. Select Install to start the installation. And if it was off by default before you turned it on, be sure to slide back to Off when you've finished using it. Generally, it will be off and if you slide it to On, be sure to select Save. In case I find other ways how to deal with the office activation problem in the future, I will update this article accordingly. Enter the following text at the command line then press Enter: cscript ospp.
Refer to the article mentioned below on how to create new user account: Windows 10: Note: Steps applies for windows 10. Yesterday we were able to license a user on a non-domain standalone laptop so this points to a possible problem with our infrastructure. Whenever a user activates an Office 365 installation the name of the device is registered. Hi, Thank you for choosing Microsoft Community, You may create new user account on the computer then try to Activate Office 2013 and check if that works. The previous two solutions involved the Office 365 portal.
For 32 bit changeOfficeClientEdition from 64 to 32 belowFor 64 Bit version Open Notepad on your computer. Note: If you have Skype for Business set to auto-launch an activation prompt may appear when Skype for Business launches. This will help you cut down on calls from folks trying to install Office ProPlus on unsupported platforms like Windows Vista. They could then have access to email through the Outlook client and also OneDrive for Business. I am running the 32-bit version of Office on the final 64-bit version of Windows 10. The error seems to have something to do with the detection method. If it is visible, this means the server is not blocked.
If the user hasn't been assigned a license, and they try to use Office 365 ProPlus on a computer where it's installed, Office will be in reduced functionality mode. If I ran the app as an admin, it would allow me to activate, so I just assumed admin rights were required for activation. For further queries, reply and we would be happy to assist. After complete install, It shown up Office 2016 because Office 365 is in the market for very long time. If you are upgrading or downgrading your Office 365 license you must uninstall Office Pro Plus then re-install Office Pro Plus from the portal of the other account. Leave a Reply Your email address will not be published.
When a user leaves the company you take the license away and they have to get their own copy. The return code 407 means Proxy Authentication Required. Fix Unlicensed Product errors yourself If you've tried the earlier troubleshooting steps and Office is still unlicensed, you can troubleshoot activation failures yourself. Let me know your findings. I am happy you like the article and thanks for the suggestion concerning the removal tool.
I know this is not part of the question but why disallow the install on other machines? All you have to do is make sure you purchase enough licenses, keep your Office 365 subscription current, and make sure your users can connect to Office Licensing Service via the Internet at least once every 30 days. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Just open your internet browser and try visitting this site:. This entry was posted in and tagged , by. Enter the following text at the command line then press Enter. In this case repeat steps 2 - 7 until the activation prompt appears. Enter the following text at the command line then press Enter: cscript ospp.
An example is below: Updates Now that you have deployed Office 365 Pro Plus, you will have to manage it. Edit: After troubleshooting the issue more yesterday I found that whenever I try to activate Office 365 ProPlus an error is generated in the application log. This is great to have configured as a backup too. I tried changing a users on-premise login to ourdomain. Follow the steps below for your operating system. The latest versions of Microsoft Office Office 365 and Office 2016, 2019 all need activating by logging into an Office 365 account.