ms office 08 product key not recognised RRS feed

  • Question

  • i resently got a new net book and am trying to install office on it. i came with the tryal version preinstalled and while the tryial time everything worked grate. however when the time expired and i was asked to give a product key it refused to accept the one i got from my student store. this lisence in the second one i have bought from them and the other one workds grate. when i enter the new one it says that the key is incorrect or invalid. i have tryed down loading and installing office again but that dident help. now what do i do? please help school is starting and i need my computer to have a word processing so i can escape the lab. thanks  
    Wednesday, September 9, 2009 7:48 PM


  • Hello Kennedyb,

    Are you perfectly matching the edition of Office?  In other words, if you try to activate an installation of Office 2007 Home and Student with a product key for Office 2007 Professional, you will get the invalid error at the time of entry.
    For great advice on all topics XP, visit http://www.annoyances.org/exec/forum/winxp
    • Proposed as answer by Darin Smith MS Thursday, September 10, 2009 8:37 PM
    • Marked as answer by Darin Smith MS Wednesday, September 23, 2009 6:30 PM
    Wednesday, September 9, 2009 8:03 PM