Re: Office 2003 activation not working



Did you pay extra for the software?

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JoAnn Paules
MVP Microsoft [Publisher]



"386maverick" <386maverick@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
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> Is there some way of checking whether i have a full and trial copy? There
> is
> no mention of a trial period in Help -> About or at the startup of any of
> the
> office applications.
>
> "garfield-n-odie" wrote:
>
>> You probably have a trial version of Office 2003, and the trial
>> period has expired. Some trial versions cannot be converted
>> online to perpetual versions... if you start Word or Excel, click
>> on Help | Activate Product, and don't see an option to activate
>> or convert, then you probably have one of these. You can
>> purchase a full version of Office 2003 from your favorite online
>> or conventional retailer, and install it from the CD after you
>> uninstall the trial version.
>>
>> 386maverick wrote:
>>
>> > When i try to activate any office 2003 application (i.e. word) using
>> > the
>> > 'Activate Product' nothing happens. I have looked through the KB and
>> > followed
>> > the instructions for deleting the 'Opa11.dat' file but still nothing
>> > happens.
>> >
>> > Office was pre-installed when i bought my computer from the
>> > manufacturer.
>> >
>> > Please help.
>>
>>


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