I recently bought a new computer, and would like to transfer Microsoft Office Home and Student 2010 to my new computer. Leo My windows 7 premium came pre-installed. The install wizard appears on the screen to guide you through the installation process. If it won't allow you to activate, you will have to do a phone activation and tell the service rep that you have uninstalled from one of the previous machines. Here you can read on to get the answer.
If Microsoft Office came preinstalled and licensed on your new computer, you only need to install your version if you prefer it to the newer release of the software set or if your software set contains additional Office programs, such as Access and Publisher. Leo, I have a slightly different version of this issue. I have heard that many people who upgraded to Windows 10 as did I could not run Office 10 and thus went back to Windows 7. Using this method of transfer, you can even automatically transfer Office license and serial numbers as you have them on the old computer. To get started, all you need is an internet connection and a Microsoft account or product key. Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date 2 Jan 20, 2019 3 Jan 15, 2019 6 Dec 27, 2018 4 Dec 13, 2018 7 Feb 23, 2018 1 Sep 14, 2016 1 Apr 30, 2016 12 Aug 13, 2015 6 Feb 11, 2014 4 May 15, 2013 7 Apr 30, 2013 1 Jan 8, 2013 3 Jun 2, 2012 2 Dec 29, 2010 2 Oct 13, 2010 1 Jul 26, 2010 1 Jun 12, 2010 2 Feb 5, 2010 1 Jun 24, 2009 1 Dec 18, 2008. I mean logging in to one account, writing down the product key, telling Microsoft to transfer that product key to a different account and logging in to that different account and seeing the original product key.
To connect the existing software, click on the Windows start menu, followed by an Office program, such as Word. Enter the product key included with your copy of Microsoft Office to complete the install. To download the programs to your computer, log in to your account at www. Licence information for Office 2010 can be found. However, this means that if you do have a valid legal license, you can transfer even if you do not have the installation disks or don't remember your serial number! These factory installs feature either a free trial of the software or a license for a one-time installation. How should I modify the process since the hard drive that represents Computer A will no longer be viable? Shortly after my computer took its final breaths…lol! The steps are actually fairly simple.
Comments that do not — typically off-topic or content-free comments — will be removed. About the Author Ashley Adams-Mott has 12 years of small business management experience and has covered personal finance, career and small business topics since 2009. Then how can you locate the product key supplied with your copy of Microsoft Office? Getting the programs set up on your new computer, whether for business or personal use, requires a minimal amount of fuss because the subscription is licensed on a recurring basis via monthly or annual payments. The desktop will be disabled. All comments containing links will be moderated before publication. Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 on this site the. You have to figure out what type of license you have.
If you just want to transfer everything, you don't need to go to the Advanced menu. Note: You can , and its. I called the ms office product support, I told him the situation and asked him to transfer the activation to the my company's ms office account. Can I move Office 2010 to another computer? Finally, if you just can't find what you're looking for,! Would you like to answer one of these instead? Finally, enter the 25-digit product key when prompted by the software, and then Microsoft Office to new computer transferring job is completed. Several years ago, I purchased Microsoft Office Home and Student 2007 which contained 3 home pc licenses.
Activate Office Now, this is where things could get interesting. Installs With a Product Key If you purchased Microsoft Office at a store or through an online retailer, you received a product key either on a card or an email download. And if you purchased the software as a digital download, the product key is printed on the order confirmation email. Some older versions of Office, such as Microsoft Office 2007, 2010 and 2013 were sold as downloads with product key activations. It has to be designed transparently that way. This allows to transfer Office 2003, Office 2007, Office 2010, Office 2013, Office 2016 and all Office 365 variants. So it's best to always accept updates when they are offered.
If you just want to transfer everything, you don't need to go to the Advanced menu. I have an existing laptop that is currently running on Windows 7, Starter, Service Pack 1 and Microsoft Office Suite 2010. However, this means that if you do have a valid legal license, you can transfer even if you do not have the installation disks or don't remember your serial number! Office 365 Office 365 subscriptions have allowed many workplaces and higher education providers to offer access to needed Office programs on a variety of devices and through a web browser to their employees and students. Can I use one of those to install, and apply the product key from the Professional in a new computer? This key is used to activate the programs through the use of the Office website at www. Not the answer you're looking for? This allows to transfer Office 2003, Office 2007, Office 2010, Office 2013, Office 2016 and all Office 365 variants.
First, install Office on computer B using that original media. Once you have things installed and activated on computer B, then run the uninstall program on computer A and you should be good to go. Browse other questions tagged or. I don't have a lot of experience with them. Of course I strongly recommend you -- there's a ton of information just waiting for you. They provide weird products, but have nice support.
I now have a new computer with office 2016 on it. I want comments to be valuable for everyone, including those who come later and take the time to read. During install and activation you are given option of doing internet or phone activation. In this article, we'll see how to transfer Microsoft Office, including Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point and its other components and along with all other programs you may need transferred from one computer to another. Not the answer you're looking for? You now have your Office, with all of your data and other programs, on your new computer. After submitting your username and password, you are asked to opt in for mailing lists and to accept license terms before full access to your programs is granted.