You should repair the Office program by using the Control Panel. 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. I am able to run the online repair of office and now I can open programs again. It is not required for normal users or for servers are the purpose is for business computing, which also is enough for normal computers. Now click on Microsoft Office and click on the Change button. I have had Microsoft Office Professional Plus for over a year. Reboot fixed the issue but we had to wait until after hours to apply the fix so we didn't have an interruption of service.
It should stay activated even after restarting. I bought office professional plus 2010 over a year ago and have been using all the products fine so far. The application will now shut down. There are more and more financial professionals like me who are becoming frustrated with these shenanigans and are tired of throwing money at the problem. There is no point talking about other storage devices as the computer will be slow and will create issues.
Thanks This has just happened to me today. Note: Please read the documentation completely and agree to the risk before you perform any of the steps to resolve Microsoft Office cannot verify the license for this product. Any ideas… Hi, I am using the 64-bit version mentioned below but I am unsure at what point I am supposed to type that in? Checked and restarted Office Software Protection Platform Service as advised in some forums and all Ok so far. We had to uninstall existing Office and reinstall as domain admin. For whatever reason, I have Office14 in both Program Files and in Program Files x86. Actually, this Cannot Verify License is a known and common issue with the Microsoft Office 2013 and 2016.
I also lost the use of my Avast Software, my wireless connection icon is gone, my power indicator now reads like wingdings font when I hover on it. The only box that needed unchecking was word, none of the others had any boxes checked. Let us know if you need further assistance. We have a mix of Windows 7 and 10 with Office 2016 and a handful of Windows 7's and 2016's became 'not genuine' overnight. Open any office app Excel or Outlook.
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. Sorry If my question is a thick one. Are you searching for help to fixing the error Microsoft Office cannot verify the license for this product? Now when I tried Office Word it requested me to re-enter my Product Key. Did you uninstall and reinstall Office applications? Where do I go from here? Still need help and a solution. Note: You might get this message when using Office 2010, 2013 or 2016. Let us know if you need further assistance. After about 10 hours of messing around and I do not recall the exact order but I did all this….
Hi, Did you follow all the steps mentioned in the above post? By typing following command in cmd- cd. As I began to try to repair it I found several things wrong…. This data will not be lost if the power is lost. But the reason for us may not be the same for you. I got the above error on a machine which has had this version of Office for several years, Window 8.
Step 2: Fixing Registry values is the most important and most risky part to troubleshoot Microsoft Office cannot verify the license for this product. Hi, Check if Office application is running in compatibility mode: Right click on Winword, Properties, Compatibility, uncheck all the boxes To access Winword. Last I heard, they were working on a solution. Now go ahead and find your product key for Office, which is usually on the packaging and type it into the box. I think the problem is getting Office Protection Platform service to run.
Dropping from the network and then attempting to access the product prior to reconnecting seems to be an ok workaround. The fixes below should work with any version of Office you have installed. 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. Let us know if you need further assistance. Once you have uninstalled Office you may use the installation source file and the product key to reinstall Office 2010 and verify the status.