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Activating Office 2013 (This copy of Microsoft Office is not activated)
This document provides instructions on how to activate your campus provided installation of Office 2013.
The licensing for Office 2013 requires your computer to periodically connect to the UW-Stout network either while on campus or by VPN if off campus in order to maintain it's activation.
If your legitimate version of Office 2013, whether on a student laptop or faculty/staff computer, is prompting that "This copy of Microsoft Office is not activated", please run this utility while on campus or connected to VPN.
Troubleshooting tip: If the date and time is not correct on your computer, Office may not activate.