On 29/6/06 15:49, in article
"firstname.lastname@example.org" <email@example.com> wrote:
> I have five licenses of Office 2004 Professional running in my studio,
> and five sets of install discs. Unfortunately, when we did the
> installs we did not label the sets of discs with their corresponding
> users, so I don't know which set of discs is installed on which
> computer. One of those five computers has just been replaced, and I
> need to re-install a copy of Office on the new computer - but which
> I need to check and verify which serial number is being used on each
> computer, so I can tell which one can be installed - but I cannot find
> the serial nubmers anywhere on the computers themselves! The only
> thing I can find is product registration codes, but that does not
> correspond with any serial numbers.
> Can someone please tell me how i can check the serial numbers for each
> install? Thank you very much for your assistance!
Unfortunately there is no way to determine the serial number from the
product code - if there was, it would make piracy rife! Every one who used
office at work would be able to get a serial number by looking at the info
box where the registration code.
However, if you 'guess' the wrong number, there's no need to remove &
re-install, just follow these instructions for removing the office
registration, and then try the next number:
Microsoft MVP (see http://mvp.support.microsoft.com for details)
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