Move activation from windows 7 to windows 8

Discussion in 'Microsoft Office' started by Rakeesh, Sep 5, 2012.

  1. Rakeesh

    Rakeesh MDL Novice

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    I own a fully legitimate copy of office 2010, and I want to minimize the number of automatic activations, because activating over the phone is a royal pain in the ass. When I move from windows 7 to windows 8, can I backup and restore the activation, or do I have to re-activate again?
     
  2. CODYQX4

    CODYQX4 MDL Developer

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    Office 2010 Backup on W7 should restore on W8. Office 2013 is a whole other story.
     
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