Make sure to download the version that corresponds to what you have installed. You can also read more about how to use it here: Try to restore the computer to a time when you knew Office was working without any issues. Method 2- System Restore If Office was working fine and all of a sudden started having this problem, you can always try a system restore. Windows 10 does not display a Compatibility tab on shortcuts to or executable files themselves which are signed by Microsoft and known to be compatible with that operating system. After you are done, you can launch any program in Office and do the activation. Hi, I am using the 64-bit version mentioned below but I am unsure at what point I am supposed to type that in? After more than a year of use, I now receive the following error message for all Office Applications. Notes · Telephone activation is not available for Trial and Subscription versions.
Selecting uninstall or change brought up the suggestion that the program might be uninstalled. You should repair the Office program by using Control Panel. . I am also facing the same issue. My Office product came installed on my computer. I got the above error on a machine which has had this version of Office for several years, Window 8. For example if I download an excel file from a website and opens it from the browser download page I get this error.
This will usually complete successfully and activate the software. Click on the View tab and then make sure to click the Show hidden files and folders radio button. The application will now shut down. You can try this fix on other versions of office like office 2013 office 365 etc. If you need help, visit the Microsoft Online Assisted Support Options Web site.
Links to customer service and technical solutions, downloads, updates, service packs, answers to top issues. Opened Office, all is working again, odd. April 5, 2018 David Vielmetter. Thank you in advance for your help. The fixes below should work with any version of Office you have installed.
A repair attempt failed or was canceled by the user. Today I received this message and I cannot open any of my Office documents. When I run you fix on Program Files x86 it does not find cscript. Do I need to reinstall all of the software? Answers to common questions Support for Microsoft Office 2010 and 2007 Help and support for Microsoft Office. Based on my research, you see this message when Office Professorial 2013 was installed after an Office 2010 product and the Office 2010 product was activated by telephone.
I think the problem is getting Office Protection Platform service to run. Hi Spiceheads, I had a client machine this morning which kicked the user out of both Word and Outlook with the following error : Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 cannot verify the license for this application. I have been a professional in the financial reporting business for over 20 years. Open Command Prompt as administrator. Note: You might get this message when using Office 2010, 2013 or 2016. In my example, the user was recently migrated to Windows 10 and after running into an issue with Microsoft Outlook ran the compatibility wizard, selected Outlook and then selected a different operating system than the current operating system.
Then try below method to activate it. You can get to system restore by click on Start and typing in system restore. The wizard provides one or more telephone numbers appropriate for your selection. To repair the version of Office that is installed, start any Office application and follow the instructions to enter the product key. I purchased and installed Microsoft Office 2010 over 3 months ago and have had no problems using it. So after you change the time on your computer, you can enter the product key by going to Control Panel — Programs and Features.
If you face any trouble during this process or have any question then comment below and do not forget to share this trick. I use the Office version for my at-home clients as a supplement to the other financial information software programs I use for them. Note that in order to see the ProgramData folder, you need to open Explorer and click on the Organize button and click on Folder and Search options. I tried using the Control Panel to repair Office, and I have tried to re-install Office. For whatever reason, I have Office14 in both Program Files and in Program Files x86. Now restart the computer and open any Office program. Rebooted and Software Protection Service is now in running state.