MilesHayler - I was able to install my copy of Office 2013 without connecting a Microsoft Account. This is the password that you use to log in to your Mac. As you hint at with the need for keeping your own records of which machine was activated with which key, the other problem is that the view within the Microsoft account is utterly useless, as it doesn't tell you when you purchased, which machine they're tied to, or even whether a key has been activated. And as we all know, given enough time and money, any secure environment can be compromised. So we have to create more than one live or Hotmail account for the installation process. This will automatically associate to the product. So you can't move the token to a new machine.
I can't use the setup. Companies have a purchasing department for the purpose of streamlining processes and making sure that the right thing is purchased for the right job. Installation notes Installation notes Can I install Office 2016 for Mac and Office for Mac 2011 on the same computer? So if you have 2000 oem installs on your network they will all be tying up your network when updates are released. Otherwise, click No thanks, maybe later and skip to step 9. In my pint of view, that is way Microsoft is falling, and will continue to do so. Outlook was retrieving email for , but that was an Office365 account for Exchange.
Step 2: Enter your 25 character Office 2013 product key and then click Get started button. If you see a username that is not yours, Sign Out first. Third-party seller: You bought Office from a third-party and you're. It is an added hassle and added complexity. However, if you want to install Office 2013 instead or on another machine, that is easily done. The product key can be on the case or on the seller's website. It's different stuff to track now, but the idea is the same - lose it and you get to buy it again.
So it is important to properly document product key is used on each image so that when you re-image it and need to reactivate it, you have documentation handy. I suspect all consumers do. You need to use those codes on the first link below to get the real product key. Sme people do need to realize though that just because we have a purchasing department doesnt mean that they know what they are doing. All Tech Support requests will be removed and posters will be banned. There is a version that only includes the rights to install Office without the email, etc, pieces. So yes, I agree that would be extra unneeded steps.
. If you see the User Account Control prompt that says, Do you want to allow this app to make changes to your device? Linking Office to an individual's email account is a very bad idea - especially in a business environment where using personal email is not acceptable. This was an amazing article , I have been looking around for Microsoft office 2013 installer for sometime. I tried to turn it off change setting for signin, roaming… in registry but without success. Really doesn't make any sense to me. Has anyone else had the unfortunate pleasure of dealing with this yet? Now that Office 2013 Preview is available to download in both modes 32 bit and 64 bit. How can I get backup media for my Microsoft Office 2013 Product? Step 2: Enter your Office 2013 product key.
Apparently, this copy of office was purchased by the office manager that is no longer with the company. Sorry for the vague answer. Now this version is ready for any device as for Android, Smartphone, tablets etc. The progress bar is displayed. Or am I just going to have to accept that Microsoft has found another way to fuck me in the ass? You can get Office 2013 on your demand. If you already have a Microsoft Account, Sign In using that account at the right. You will be enforced to say great, wow etc word after using it.
This is the account you'll use to install Office following the steps below. If I do my mouse will lag, and I have to serch high and low to fix it please see point 1. Wayne found a link in Spiceworks by Peter Court that pointed to a Microsoft download site. You can have a hundred licenses in there, and there's no way to tell any of them apart. Hello, with Office Home and Business you have to use a Microsoft Account to activate. Usually, the file is in the Downloads Folder.
I did have to log in. I don't remember the volume licenses being more than the retail product unless software assurance was tacked on to the quote. Thank you for your instructions. Maybe another way around this. Wow - this sure was easier with disk-based installs and product key cards! I have a client that forgot the account they used to activate office 2013 Home and Business. If Office installation fails, see. Is there any way to determine what Microsoft account was used for the initial purchase? I do not wish to use another email address.