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Activate Office for Mac
How do I activate with multiple licenses? For Office for Mac, you can have up to 25 licenses associated with the same Microsoft account: If you have multiple Mac licenses associated with the same Microsoft account, it’s best to start with an Office subscription. A one-time-use license can not be deactivated. There isn’t a way to track your one-time licenses so we recommend you keep a list as to which license is activated on which device.
Choose the license you want to use. We highly recommend choosing an Office license if you have one. After the license validates, it will activate the product, and you can click Start Using Word to open and start using Office for Mac.
Multiple licenses and key already used error? If you try to activate a one-time install of Office for Mac and you get the error: Key already used, you will need to select another license to use. Click Cancel and you’ll return to the license selection screen. The license that you tried to use will be grayed out. You can select any other license that hasn’t been used.
If you haven’t redeemed your product key for Office for Mac, you’ll want to do that before trying to activate. Follow these steps: Step 1: Go to https: Sign in with your Microsoft account, or create one if you don’t have one you can create one with any existing email address you already have.
Be sure to remember this account so that you can install or reinstall Office later, without a product key. Step 3: Enter your Office product key, without hyphens.
Step 4: Follow the prompts to finish the redemption process. Get support.
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Once you have your product key, see Activate Office for Mac When you install or reinstall Microsoft Office, you are prompted to enter the product key. See how to activate Office for Mac using a single license or multiple licenses. Click any Office app, like Microsoft Word to start the activation process . You may need to scroll Multiple licenses and key already used error? If you try to.
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