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1.Make sure you close all instances of Microsoft Office 2010.
 
1.Make sure you close all instances of Microsoft Office 2010.
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2.Connect to the WPU Network via VPN. To install VPN,follow the weblink
 
2.Connect to the WPU Network via VPN. To install VPN,follow the weblink
  
 
https://itwiki.wpunj.edu/index.php/VPN_Remote_Access
 
https://itwiki.wpunj.edu/index.php/VPN_Remote_Access
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3.Once you have connected to the WPU Network, open Microsoft Word 2010.
 
3.Once you have connected to the WPU Network, open Microsoft Word 2010.
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4.Leave the program open for about fifteen minutes and then close the program.
 
4.Leave the program open for about fifteen minutes and then close the program.
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5.To verify that Microsoft Office 2010 has been activated, open Microsoft Word 2010 again, click File, click Help, and look to the right to see if the program reads "Product Activated".
 
5.To verify that Microsoft Office 2010 has been activated, open Microsoft Word 2010 again, click File, click Help, and look to the right to see if the program reads "Product Activated".
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Revision as of 09:48, 22 September 2014

Follow the instructions below to activate Microsoft Office 2010 when you are off-campus

1.Make sure you close all instances of Microsoft Office 2010.


2.Connect to the WPU Network via VPN. To install VPN,follow the weblink

https://itwiki.wpunj.edu/index.php/VPN_Remote_Access


3.Once you have connected to the WPU Network, open Microsoft Word 2010.


4.Leave the program open for about fifteen minutes and then close the program.


5.To verify that Microsoft Office 2010 has been activated, open Microsoft Word 2010 again, click File, click Help, and look to the right to see if the program reads "Product Activated".


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Note - The same instructions applies for Office 2013 too.