1.    19 Oct 2017 #1
    Join Date : Nov 2016
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    Windows 10 Pro

    Office 2010: maximum number of permitted activations


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    I have Office 2010 with Win 10 Pro.

    I used Macrium V7 to transfer a system image from one laptop to another.

    When I try to use Office, I get message saying "maximum number of permitted activations". Do I simply need to remove the license from my previous laptop? If yes, how do I do that?

    Thanks.
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  2.    19 Oct 2017 #2
    Join Date : Sep 2014
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    Windows 10 Pro x64

    Supposedly by uninstalling it from the old system.

    How can I dectivate a licensed copy of MS Office 2010 Professional
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  3.    19 Oct 2017 #3
    Join Date : Nov 2016
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    Windows 10

    My Office 2010 says a 3 PC licence.
    You uninstall MS Office 2010 from the first PC to unlicence it and to re-use that licence for another PC, or use up one of the remaining installs if any.
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  4.    19 Oct 2017 #4
    Join Date : Nov 2016
    Posts : 54
    Windows 10 Pro
    Thread Starter

    Quote Originally Posted by georgeks View Post
    Supposedly by uninstalling it from the old system.

    Sounds reasonable. However, I'd better wait for a day or two to see if there are any "non-destructive" solutions

    Thanks.

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    Quote from M.A.S.H.
    "Carefully cut the wires."
    "But before you do that, remove the fuse."
    (BOOM!)
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