11-06-2009, 08:12 AM #1
microsoft office 2008 full reinstall
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- Nov 06, 2009
How to totally reinstall it. so it cant remember my old keychain. i used from internet but now i bought one but it still has my old key and i cant change it. Any help?
11-06-2009, 03:19 PM #2
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- Jan 23, 2008
- Fort Worth, Texas
- 27" iMac i5, 3.2 GHz, iPad 3, iPhone 5c, iPhone 6+, 3 iPods, El Capitan
Use the Office 2008 uninstaller to completely remove Office first before attempting a re-install. To use the uninstaller:
/Applications/Microsoft Office 2008/Additional Tools/Remove Office/
Double click the "remove office.app"
Your serial key is not located in the keychain. MS encrypts it within an installation data file. Just use the remove office application as I described above. Note: You can not remove Office using conventional application removers as they do not remove all the necessary files such as the one containing the serial key information.
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