Activate Office On Windows 10

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On Windows 8.1 or Windows 10, choose Start. Scroll down through your apps and choose Microsoft Office - the tile with the Office logo. In the window that opens, choose Activate. Do one of the following: If you are asked to sign in with your Microsoft account, that means you do not need a product key. Step 4: Now click on the radio button next to Turn off Windows Defender Firewall under Private network settings and also under Public network settings. Press OK to save the changes and exit. Unable to Activate Office 365 Pro Plus on Windows 10 in Microsoft Office and 365 I am eligible to use Office 365 Pro Plus through my University and was able to use it with no issues on Windows 7, but upon attempting to install the programs on Windows 10 I am unable to activate the programs through the Microsoft Activation.

Question

How To Activate Office On Windows 10

I have upgraded my version of Windows, and now my MIT licensed version of Office won't activate. What do I need to do?

Answer

Office software distributed by MIT is pre-installed with a product key that configures it for activation via Key Management Server (KMS); it periodically will contact an MIT server to remain active.

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Run the following script from an elevated command prompt to manually trigger an activation with the KMS.

Note: you must be on the MIT Network either on campus (wired or Secure MIT wireless) or connected to the Prisma Access VPN when running the appropriate command. Copy and paste the appropriate activation script below, starting with cscript and including quotes.

How to verify your activation

Run the appropriate verification script below from an elevated command prompt to verify the activation of the installed software.

Office 2016/2019

Version Operating system Verification script
32-bit 32-bit Windows cscript 'C:Program FilesMicrosoft OfficeOffice16OSPP.VBS' /dstatus
32-bit 64-bit Windows cscript 'C:Program Files (x86)Microsoft OfficeOffice16OSPP.VBS' /dstatus
64-bit 64-bit Windows cscript 'C:Program FilesMicrosoft OfficeOffice16OSPP.VBS' /dstatus

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Office 2013

Version Operating system Verification script
32-bit 32-bit Windows cscript 'C:Program FilesMicrosoft OfficeOffice15OSPP.VBS' /dstatus
32-bit 64-bit Windows cscript 'C:Program Files (x86)Microsoft OfficeOffice15OSPP.VBS' /dstatus
64-bit 64-bit Windows cscript 'C:Program FilesMicrosoft OfficeOffice15OSPP.VBS' /dstatus

What to do if the 'Genuine Activation' errors still appears?

*Activation can fail if the computer has multiple copies of Office installed. The computer may have shipped with a Vendor offered 'trial version'. It is suggested to uninstall all versions of Office using the Microsoft Office Uninstall Tool. The tool may have to be run multiple times with successive reboots.

When the uninstall tool reports there are no versions of of Office found on the computer, please try a new install of Office.

Verified everything and Activation error window still wont go away?

Prior to using the following registry edit suggestions it is strongly advised to have a full backup of your USER data.

  • Run the 'How to verify your activation' script for specific installed version.
  • Verify these lines appear in the report
    • LICENSE STATUS: — LICENSED —
    • KMS machine name from DNS: KMS.MIT.EDU:1688
    • KMS host caching: Enabled
  • If note, then verify your connection as mentioned in the ' Note' above.

To resolve this problem, export the following registry keys and delete from computer.

Backup your registry before attempting the following.

  1. Close activation screen.
  2. On the Start menu, click Run.
  3. Type regedit, and then press Enter.
  4. Select the following key in the registry.
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREWow6432NodeMicrosoftOffice16.0CommonOEM
  5. Right click the OEM value and click File>Export.
  6. Save the key
  7. Once the key is backed-up, click on Edit>Delete
  8. Repeat steps 4-7 with following key
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftOffice16.0CommonOEM

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