Microsoft Office 2013: MAK to KMS


Microsoft Office 2013: MAK to KMS

1. Connect to the LSU VPN. (ONLY If you are OFF-campus)

2. Open the command prompt with Administrative privileges:                   

3. When the Command Prompt opens, type: "cd\Program  Files\Microsoft Office\Office15", and press the Enter key.

NOTE: Replace Program Files with Program Files (x86) if you are running the 32-bit version of Office 2010 on a 64-bit computer.  How do I know if I am 32 or 64?

"cd\Program  Files\Microsoft Office\Office15" entered in command prompt  

4. Type: "cscript ospp.vbs /inpkey:YC7DK-G2NP3-2QQC3-J6H88-GVGXT", and press the Enter key. This command removes the MAK activation key and replaces it with the appropriate Volume License Key.

  "cscript ospp.vbs /inpkey:YC7DK-G2NP3-2QQC3-J6H88-GVGXT" entered in command prompt

success screen

(NOTE: If you did not receive the above screen, this means that you are having problems licensing.  To resolve issues, e-mail the error code, details on the problem and your PAWS ID to:

5. You can now attempt to activate Office by following the instructions in this GROK article: Microsoft Office 2013: Manually Activating Against the KMS.


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