i have the product key but ms office says its wron

  andy63walsh 12:35 10 Feb 2011

I have ms home & student 2007 on my new pc and it now says 'Type in your 25 Character product key' I found it on the back of the desktop pc, but it says its wrong? Any ideas ?

  wiz-king 12:39 10 Feb 2011

You might have the wrong code - the code it wants is the licence code for the Office prog. Does it say Office on the label you got the code from?

  woodchip 12:43 10 Feb 2011

Is it case sensitive for letters? also if any spacers in. You need to put it in just as you see it

  andy63walsh 12:43 10 Feb 2011

It says on the label, Windows 7 home premium and the product key is under that

  gengiscant 12:46 10 Feb 2011

Its the office key it wants not your Windows 7 key which will be the one on your case.

  woodchip 12:50 10 Feb 2011

I have ms home & student 2007 on my new pc, This may be only a trial version, and stops working after about 30 days

  Jollyjohn 12:50 10 Feb 2011

Is your MS Office a 60 day trial version supplied with your new PC? If so it will continue to work but you will get that annoying pop up box every time you use it until you buy a licence.

  birdface 12:52 10 Feb 2011

You need the Office key not the windows key.
Now I got a new PC within the last week and you actually get Word and another two things free with it but if you want the full version of office you have to pay.
If you have not paid you might get it cheaper from here.

click here

  andy63walsh 13:22 10 Feb 2011

I see now, the programs will work but the anoying pop up shows each time. It looks like it must be a trial then, oh well ,will look for a price to unlock it, thanks

  onthelimit 13:38 10 Feb 2011

Assuming you're a student, you'd be hard pushed to beat the prices in Buteman's link.

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