It's illegal because Microsoft doesn't grant imaging rights to retail product packaging. Microsoft Office Home and Business 2010 gives you the tools to help you manage home, homework and business. Jamie4564 wrote: I'm not sure why it would be illegal-- it doesn't work without a key. And I want to use a new product key anyway. In many cases, you may be able to download or otherwise add support for additional languages.
I really appreciate this article. And then when you boot into the imaged computer for the first time and open office type in the key for the product key card. Microsoft offers a number of licensing solutions that help you move to the cloud. It might work for the first couple of months only. I just want to get past the installer. You would need at least 1 volume license as Justin said. It tries to activate using the old product key.
These licenses may be purchased only at contract renewal and on the same agreement or enrollment as the qualifying licenses. Although I disagree with how we purchase our software, we do buy it legally minus that one time we fell for one of those online dealers. If you want to deploy retail software, you can't do it via workstation image. If you need help installing Office 2010, see and. If you are keeping the software and want to use it longer than its trial time, we strongly encourage you purchasing the license key from Microsoft official website.
To help determine which activation method to use for Windows, see the. Note that this product key won't match the product key shown in My Office Account. Explore different cuts and views of data in a click in a pivot table or pivot chart. Now can I reduce what gets included in the package by selective deleting of folders containing files we don't need, so the package only includes files required for 2010pro plus? The type of key entered in the product determines the activation method. Is your product key still not working? 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. You may be able to use older versions of Office with a later operating system.
The numbers printed on the cards is not a license key ,but a product entitlement code. It seems like there are a two issues here: first, the key and the product are not matching, and second, Office is asking you to re-activate. Most likely, Office 2013 will use the same method. No response back after 57 days ans sending repeated emails. The new Design tab provides quick access to features, and Smart Lookup shows relevant contextual information from the web directly inside Word.
Hope I made myself clear, I'm pretty bad at that. When the machines are being used, they will have valid keys. However, I have never seen on an audit them tracking the number of installs, but the number of active copies. It is more worth your money if you do a lot of moving around to just buy the full copy so that your allowed to reactivate it several times. I can't spend 20-30 minutes installing office.
Chamele0n wrote: I actually just got done creating some images. I have to have a machine fixed. I feel sorry for the smaller businesses that rely on Microsoft products, yet they get squeezed at every turn just to satisfy behemoth corporations' legal departments. Not all Volume Licensing products require a key. So this then begs the question of how many desktops your customer has.
Compare suites available through volume licensing Upgrade to the latest Office to boost productivity. I lost my product key Expand a section below to learn how to replace a lost Office 2010 product key. For home use, O365 just makes sense, and for large businesses it isn't hard to justify Volume Licenses. I think it's 10 or 30 times, not positive. This should be the Best Answer. That's counter-productive to what I'm trying to do.
I have downloaded that key from my product keys in microsoft volume licensing center. I've done sysprep successfully and all is well with my new box, except Office 2010 Professional Plus product key did not get wiped by sysprep not too surprising , and I am unable to change the product key. Then following my previous instructions for removing the Registration Key from the Registry. For the first issue this is not a valid key : - What is the output of your machine when you use ospp. Does Office for Business have multilingual support? The suites also differ in the level of integration with related business productivity servers.
The free Office apps are available for personal use only. So, if you have a valid Office 2010 license this newegg purchase , you can upgrade to 2013 for free with this license key. That way you don't blow up the license. My manager wants machines to be immediately ready for deployment. Antequino ---------------------------------- This is a question that is often asked by Partners. If I put Office 2010 Pro in the image, wouldn't my Office 2010 Home and Business product keys fail to activate it? As Rojo mentioned, with Volume you won't have a problem, create your image with the key. The problem is, this stupid thing will not install without a key.