Office 2013 was already installed on all machines when we were running Windows 7. The issue affects Office 2016 Version 1802 Build 9029. We love reading your suggestions on new features and feedback about how you use our products! And thank you guys for all your help. The chances of me finding that activation code are as remote as another championship coming to the Lakers any time soon. You may also see this error when right-clicking the Windows desktop, clicking New and choosing one of the Office apps: Error 0x8007007A: The data area passed to a system call is too small. It's not only Office either. I updated Win 7 to Win 10 and used the same key to activate the Office package.
Any help would be appreciated! Startup repair wouldn't help if it was driver related, which it probably was. Even if you try to spoon feed the program it will stop you at 65% and tell you it cant find a file. Your best option is to contact Microsoft Support to have them help you resolve the issue with your product key. Another option was to 'Roll back to previous version'. After such period, the validation was reseted somehow, giving me another 60 days limit.
I guess I will have to go the 365 route. I hope this helps to clarify other posts that people have made. Before installation, completely uninstall it from your computer. Turns out the person selling the product key sold nearly 100 copies of that same key. That was how I found out what my issue was. After my input, it started configuration and suddenly popped out this message: The Product key you entered cannot be used on this machine.
Click the Check for updates button and install any available updates. System error: -1073422308 Then it started rolling back. Microsoft has been equally unhelpful. Best regards Please mark the reply as an answer if you find it is helpful. If you did an upgrade to get Windows 10, please ensure the device manufacturer website has released the Windows 10 compatible driver for your model machine. After my update to Windows 10, Office 2013 now tells me that none of my programs are activated, and that I must upgrade to 365, or purchase a new activation code.
My biggest concern, though, is office 2013. Regards, Melon Chen TechNet Community Support It's recommended to download and install , which is developed by Microsoft Support teams. From what I've learned 12 calls and counting now between Lenovo and Microsoft is that Office 2013 product keys aren't supposedly stored anywhere on the machine that they can be accessed. Clicked that, entered my product key, and it now seems to be working. Because I can't post images not enough reputations you can simply use your imagination.
I have a laptop that originally had windows 7 ultimate with Office 2010 pro plus installed. Well, I'm a little reluctant to do that cos I've just learned I have a deadline next week. You shouldn't need the key. For your convenience: If above doesn't work, we may also try to uninstall Office 2016 and then reinstall it to see the result. The second option where the license key is needed to be entered and if your license was given to you by your company, you might find a situation where the following message will appear. I had a friend that had the same issue.
Uninstalling it didn't help and reinstallation even stopped before I could input the key again. On Win7 I had installed Office2013 with a volume license key integrated in installer file , provided by my university. Activation via internet doesn't work. In case, you want to repair Word files, then use Remo Word Repair Tool. I'm sure there are those that will disagree. MicroSoft will continue to be worthless in this as they did it on purpose.
Thanks Hi gvk789, Are you able to logon now? If anyone can come up with an answer to that, I would forever be appreciative. I have not made any hard ware modifications since a long time. Problem 3: Office Applications Crashing Frequently on Windows 10 Office application kept on crashing immediately after launch and while opening or editing office documents. Make sure you are connected to your company network, to activate the automatic activation. Any other suggestions than going through the painful activation via phone? Solution: Create a Shortcut Icon Search an existing document and pin it to taskbar. So I now am back to my old System, without any changes but a lost Office activation. Do i have to manually go and put a license key into every machine manually? I was then able to open Office 2013, and Malwarebytes.
I made this statement to a Supervisor in the Volume Licensing Department, said that I shouldn't have to suffer for Microsoft's licensing activation deficiencies, and stated that they owed me a new complimentary key. They basically refused to do anything to help. I believe this is due to the fact that your company already has an activated multiuser license and logging in validates your copy. The first time everyone ran office after upgrading it asked for admin credentials wasn't sure why. He ultimately uninstalled Office and reinstalled it with a new license.
Well, all I did is just upgrade from win7 to win10. . For more information about this issue, see Knowledge Base article 921471: Activation fails when you try to activate Windows over the Internet. I have attached a file of the error. I encountered the same issue - an invalid Office 2010 key after upgrade to Windows 10.