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Windows 7: Office 2007 retail activation

14 May 2010   #1
jeremy283

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 
Office 2007 retail activation

How many copies can legally be installed? And If I am uninstalling from one computer and reinstalling to another with this pose an activation problem?


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14 May 2010   #2
HMonk

Dual boot XP Pro SP3x86 and Win7 Pro x64
 
 
One and maybe

Last I knew, MS limits one to one installation on one machine if one has not purchased additional licenses. MS even regards a mobo upgrade as a new machine and, thus a new license is required. Right!

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14 May 2010   #3
CassiOfficeTeam

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

Hello Jeremy,

It depends on the license terms of the version of Office 2007 that you have. For example, Office 2007 Home and Student comes with three licenses, meaning it can be installed on 3 different computers.

How to find your license designation: http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/pr...240441033.aspx

Check out these FAQ about Office 2007 license terms: http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/pr...CL100796341033

Best Wishes,
Cassie
Microsoft Office Outreach
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14 May 2010   #4
DeaconFrost

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Since you called it a retail license, you can do this as many times as you want, as long as it is one computer at a time.
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