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Office: Word, Excel, Outlook…  // Office Apps like Word, Excel, Visio, Outlook, Project, Powerpoint, 2003, 2007 and 2010

Office 2013 Retail Box CAN Be Moved To New PC’s and Is No Longer Tied To the Hardware

From the good people at TheRegister: In a reversal of its previously announced policy, Microsoft says it is altering the terms of the retail Office 2013 license to remove the clause that permanently tied each installation of the suite to a single PC. “Based on customer feedback we have changed the Office 2013 retail license […]

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SOLVED: Want to Use Your Windows 8 RT Tablet in Your Office… Think Again

I was checking some licensing and was blown away to find: Can I use Office Home & Student 2013 RT for work or business? As sold, Office Home & Student 2013 RT Preview and the final edition are not designed for commercial, nonprofit, or revenue-generating activities. However, organizations who purchase commercial use rights or have […]

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SOLVED: Where to Download & How to Use The Office 2013 Adminstration Kit / Office Customization Tool / Admin Kit

The Office 2013 admin kit is no longer a separate tool : The OCT is part of the Setup program and is the recommended tool for most customizations. The OCT is available only with volume licensed versions of Windows Installer-based Office 2013, Office 2010, and the 2007 Office system. To determine whether an Office 2013 […]

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SOLVED: Microsoft Office 2013 Activation Error 0xC004F017

SOLVED: Microsoft Office 2013 Activation Error 0xC004F017

The solution to activation error “We’re sorry something went wrong and we can’t do this for you right now.  Please try again later. (0xC004F017 )” . in Office 2013 as you see below is VERY easy to correct but far from obvious. What you need to do is: Click FILE Click ACCOUNT Click CHANGE PRODUCT […]

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SOLVED: Office 2013 Icons, Images, CD / DVD Disk

Below are all the Office 2013 Professional Plus images and graphics you will ever need.  Just click to enlarge them then, right click on them and SAVE AS.       Share This With Your Friends Now:

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SOLVED: Should You Use the 32bit or 64bit Version of Office 2013

Today Office 2013 was RTM’d (Released to Manufacturing) and again the question of 32bit or 64bit has come up.  Microsoft’s answer is also my answer: In most cases, install the 32-bit version of Microsoft Office. We recommend the 32-bit version of Office, because it helps prevent compatibility issues with most other applications, especially third-party add-ins. […]

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SOLVED: What is the Maximum Size of An Outlook .PST or .OST in Outlook 2013

The maximum OST / PST file size number differs depending on the version Outlook and type of .PST .OST: Outlook 2002 – 2GB Legacy “ANSI” Outlook 2003 – 20GB Unicode Outlook 2007 – 20GB Unicode Outlook 2010 – 50GB Unicode Outlook 2013 – Variable In Outlook 2013 you can set the amount of time (1 year is the default) […]

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Microsoft Relaunches HotMail/Live Mail as Outlook

The new OUTLOOK.COM looks very similar to Windows Mail in Windows 8 (and to a lesser degree Outlook 2013) with an ultra clean “metro” layout.  Microsoft said the new web interface has 60% fewer pixels that Hotmail and as you can see in plain screen shot below, I don’t think they are miscalculating. Outlook.com also provides free WebApps, […]

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Office 2013 Will NOT Work on Windows XP or Vista

XP I understand but Vista is hardly old.  Vista has only 8% market share and that was likely a large factor in Microsofts logic. Share This With Your Friends Now:

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SOLVED: Where is Office 2013 / 15 Preview – Public Beta

I spent the last 30 minutes trying to locate the damn thing!  Very frustrating.  It is NOT on connect.microsoft.com microsoft.com/office microsoft.com/office2013 microsoft.com/office15 … From what  can tell so far there are only two options for the beta: www.office.com/preview which requires that you sign up for a free Office 365 account and gives you a copy of […]

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SOLVED: Calendar sharing is not available with the following entries because of permission settings on your network

Well this was a minor annoyance I could have done without.  Fortunately the solution is very simple. If you are trying to SHARE a Calendar in Outlook and you receive the dreaded: Calendar sharing is not available with the following entries because of permission settings on your network           you have […]

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SOLVED: What Will The Next Version of Office Be Called (Code Name Office 15)?

It will be called Office 2013.  According to Marry-Jo Folley, TechEd 2012 had a few demos using Office 2013 branding so while this has not been officially announced yet, it would appear to be the case.  See the yellow bar in the graphic below Office 15 = Office 2013   http://i.zdnet.com/blogs/excel2013rt.png She also says: Office 2013 is […]

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