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    Microsoft Office Professional Edition 2003:
    Validation Failed

    The product key used to install Office has been blocked by Microsoft.

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    Microsoft Office Project Professional 2003:
    Validation Failed

    The product key used to install Office has been blocked by Microsoft.

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    Microsoft Office Professional Edition 2003:
    Validation Incomplete: Office Must Be Activated

    The validation process could not be completed because your copy of Microsoft Office has not been activated.

    Activate Office now
    • Start any Office application. The activation wizard will walk you through the steps required to activate Office.
    • For additional instructions, or if you have problems activating Office and Office applications, visit knowledge base article # 828958. To learn more about benefits of product activation, visit the How to Tell site.
    I was unable to activate Office

    If you are unable to activate Office by following the steps above or using the methods in the knowledge base article, the copy of Office on your computer may be counterfeit or may have been installed incorrectly.

    What could prevent activation?
    • If your computer is new, the copy of Office installed on your computer may be counterfeit or may have been incorrectly installed.
    • If Office was installed or upgraded on an existing computer:
      • The copy of Office you installed on your computer may be counterfeit.
      • A third party, such as a repair shop, may have installed Office incorrectly or used a counterfeit copy.
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    Saturday, February 2, 2008 7:18 AM

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