Lost CD-Key, But have original CD-Rom

Microsoft OFFICE

    Next

  • 1. Disc 2 wont Install Cant read MSBP.EXE
    I have MS Office 2000 Pro. Had it installed on my old computer just purchased a new one. I can not install disk 2 (publisher and Buisness tools). I get an error that the file MSBP.exe can not be read and I have to cancell the install. Any Ideas? Is it possible to get a replacement Disc from MS?
  • 2. Outlook 2000 Switch from Internet Only Mail to Workgroup/Corporate
    I have Outlook 2000 installed. The installation shows that the Internet Mail Only option was chosen. I want to switch to Corporate or Workgroup so that I can use the "Delivery Receipt" feature. When I go to set up, to check for, or change features, I do not see a way to switch. Do I have to uninstall Outlook and start over? If I do will I lose my e-mail threads, calendar, and/or contacts? Thanks, James
  • 3. Install Access 2000 with Office 2003
    Have a machine that came with an Office 2003 version that didn't include Access. I have from a previous machine Office 2000 Small Business and Office 2000 Professional Upgrade. Can I install the 2000 version of Access and if so how - I have tried inserting the 2000 Professional upgrade disk but it says I don't have any qualifying product installed! Thanks
  • 4. Problems with installing Office 2k3
    When I try to install Office2003 it freezes when it tries to do this: Waiting for cabinets to be cached to local installation source File YS561401.CAB I've tried installing Office many times, but the same happens. I currently use Windows XP Proffesional
  • 5. requirements for office 2003
    The box says requires windows 2000 or windows xp or later operating system. I have windows 98. Does the or later mean later like 98 or later versions of window 2000? I have a hewlett packard pavilion 6530 with a intel celeron processor 433MHz. The box also says requires pentium with 233 MHz or higher. Please tell me if I Will be able to use this program on my computer? Thank you for your help.

Lost CD-Key, But have original CD-Rom

Postby Z2hlYXZlbnM » Thu, 16 Nov 2006 11:36:01 GMT

I have recently moved and have lost the CD-Key.  I have the original CD-Rom 
but it is usless without the CD-Key.  Does anyone have any ideas as to what I 
can do.  I can scan photocopy the product for verification. Please help.

Re: Lost CD-Key, But have original CD-Rom

Postby JoAnn Paules [MVP] » Thu, 16 Nov 2006 12:13:11 GMT

If it's still installed on your computer, download Belarc Advisor and get 
the product key there.
 http://www.**--****.com/ 

If not and it's an OEM version, you need to contact your computer 
manufacturer.

If not and it's a full retail version, contact Microsoft.
 http://www.**--****.com/ ;en-us;823570

-- 

JoAnn Paules
MVP Microsoft [Publisher]

~~~~~
How to ask a question
 http://www.**--****.com/ 











Re: Lost CD-Key, But have original CD-Rom

Postby Z2hlYXZlbnM » Thu, 16 Nov 2006 23:09:01 GMT

Now I have had three PC's during the time that I have owned this product.  I 
am not sure which one it was what dow I do then.  I am sorry I forgot to 
mention that it was OEM.








Re: Lost CD-Key, But have original CD-Rom

Postby garfield-n-odie [MVP] » Fri, 17 Nov 2006 03:30:55 GMT

If you read the End User License Agreement that comes with your 
OEM copy of Office, you will find that the license only allows 
you to install the software on computer that the software 
originally came with, and you are not allowed to install the 
software on any other computer.  Assuming you want the CD key to 
install the software on a new computer, then you need to purchase 
a new copy of Office for your new computer.










Re: Lost CD-Key, But have original CD-Rom

Postby JoAnn Paules [MVP] » Fri, 17 Nov 2006 10:15:15 GMT

OEM means you're calling your computer manufacturer and I'd be willing to 
bet that they won't help you. I've only ever heard ONE person say they had 
success when they called their OEM for a product number. One out of MANY.

I'm sorry. I know that's not what you wanted to hear. Depending on the 
version, you might be able to buy an upgrade for Office and use that CD as 
your qualifying product. If you own Office 2003 then you'd have to wait 
until January 2007 for Office 2007 to be offered.

-- 

JoAnn Paules
MVP Microsoft [Publisher]

~~~~~
How to ask a question
 http://www.**--****.com/ 















RE: Lost CD-Key, But have original CD-Rom

Postby SXJ5bmEgQg » Wed, 19 Mar 2008 01:00:00 GMT

If your system still running you can use special software to recover your 
Windows and Office key. Most of them support some versions of Windows and 
some other Microsoft products. Also there is a products like "Recover Keys" ( 
 http://www.**--****.com/ ) that support all Windows and Office versions and 
300+ of other major software packages.






Re: Lost CD-Key, But have original CD-Rom

Postby JoAnn Paules » Wed, 19 Mar 2008 01:17:22 GMT

Spam

-- 

JoAnn Paules
MVP Microsoft [Publisher]
Tech Editor for "Microsoft Publisher 2007 For Dummies"










Re: Lost CD-Key, But have original CD-Rom

Postby LVTravel » Wed, 19 Mar 2008 04:33:19 GMT

JoAnn, I thought my OE was broke.  Four reply posts by 
IrynaB within 12 minutes with no OP post being displayed, 
just trying to get someone to go to that site.

I really think you hit the nail on the head with the SPAM 
report.

Just wish you had deleted IrynaB's message before you 
responded.


"JoAnn Paules" < XXXX@XXXXX.COM > wrote in 





Re: Lost CD-Key, But have original CD-Rom

Postby JoAnn Paules » Wed, 19 Mar 2008 08:49:17 GMT

Sorry you're right. I should have - and if I could have, I would have 
deleted them off of the server.

-- 

JoAnn Paules
MVP Microsoft [Publisher]
Tech Editor for "Microsoft Publisher 2007 For Dummies"












Re: Lost CD-Key, But have original CD-Rom

Postby LVTravel » Wed, 19 Mar 2008 11:37:51 GMT

Me too (delete off server.)  Don't worry about it, we all 
make small mistakes once in a while. We just hope we don't 
get caught in the big ones.


"JoAnn Paules" < XXXX@XXXXX.COM > wrote in 
message 









Re: Lost CD-Key, But have original CD-Rom

Postby JoAnn Paules » Wed, 19 Mar 2008 22:33:22 GMT

It wouldn't do me any good to plan on that one. Knowing myself as well as I 
do, something will trip me up.  :-(

-- 

JoAnn Paules
MVP Microsoft [Publisher]
Tech Editor for "Microsoft Publisher 2007 For Dummies"


















Re: Lost CD-Key, But have original CD-Rom

Postby LVTravel » Thu, 20 Mar 2008 10:04:53 GMT

Yes, me too.  Just got this system back up and running after 
having to do a repair install of XP.  This is the first 
problem I have had with this laptop since I bought it in 
2002.  Still haven't figured out what happened but during 
Window's disk cleanup it trashed the desktop and a lot of 
Window's files and/or registry, but all the icons were still 
there, I lost everything on the taskbar, including Start. 
Couldn't get most programs to run but a few did.  Of course 
this was the laptop I didn't slipstream SP 2 onto the 
original Gold (but OEM) install disk.  Thank goodness for 
Autostreamer and a different computer to burn the ISO image. 
Now right back where it was before the failure after the 
repair install.  Almost was the big one.

.
"JoAnn Paules" < XXXX@XXXXX.COM > wrote in 













Similar Threads:

1.Office 2000 live up date lost original CD rom

The office have lost the CD Rom Office 2000 SR-1 Premium 
French and since I down loaded an update from MS each 
time I open Excel it ask for the original CD as noted 
above .
This all effect other Excel item i.e. can not open direct 
from e-mails and old versions on our server 

Its not possible to buy the above version of office on 
the market 
What upgrade would you recommend 
or 
what can I do to get this problem solved

Thanks

2.original office CD-Rom is lost

Hi,
I want to install more up to date office suite on a friend's PC. All I
can see already installed on her system is Microsoft Word 97 only and
she has lost her original CD for this so I cannot uninstall it. Now I
understand that if I try to install say Office 2000 without
uninstalling previous Office program there may be a conflict - is this
right? Would I be able to install Office XP without problems? (She has
Windows 98 and lots of spare hard drive space available). What can I
do when old CD lost? many thanks.
DW

3.cd rom drive can not open office cd rom

I have a toshiba satellite 105 laptop computer that I bought in Decenber with 
windows XP and I was running office 2003 stuent and teacher edition on it, 
but after I installed the vista home premium upgrade as a full installation, 
I can not get the CD drive to read the CD rom.  I can not even see it with 
windows explorer.  I was forced to load up an old office 97 cd just to have 
word to use, but it is not what I want out of word.  Please help me find a 
way to get this DVD-Rom/ DVD-Ram drive to read this CD rom so I can use this 
software that I purchased to use on this laptop.

-- 
Blake

4.Lost Word 2000 SP1 CD ROM Product Key

I have Lost my Word 2000 SP1 CD ROM Product Key. Can you 
help.

5.Lost product key for Office 2003 but have both original CD's

I recently bought a new computer and when I went to install Office 2003 it 
asked for the product code and of course I don't have the original box with 
the key. Is there any way I can get a new product key? I am currently living 
outside the United States and am desperate to get Office 2003 on my new 
computer.

6. SPAM----Lost product key for Office 2003 but have both original CD's

7. Lost original CD to MS office XP for students and teachers still have product key

8. disappearing CD data (NOT CD-ROM letter!)



Return to Microsoft OFFICE

 

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 56 guest