You must accept the Office-End license agreement every time you launch an Office program, support.microsoft.com/kb/884202/en-us/ does not take any guarantees or guarantees on behalf of EMC with respect to these end-users. All rights that are not expressly granted in this case are reserved for EMC. What do you mean by original machine? Does this mean I can`t update other hardware like my graphics card? Can I add more RAM? When the office is installed, a “digital profile” of that computer is created. While the exact details of what this “profile” is is a closely guarded secret by Microsoft, it is designed to allow you to update your computer without invalidating the “profile.” This means you can add RAM, insert new graphics cards, hard drives and other hardware without invalidating the “profile.” The general rule is that you can update up to three hardware components at the same time without invalidating the key. If you make very significant hardware changes, you may need to re-register Office with Microsoft. To do this, use the phone check-in option to talk to a real MS employee. They are very beautiful and helpful. They give you an activation code that works. I bought a retail Copy of Office and installed it on my PC. Can I install it on my laptop? Yes, yes. You can install Office on your laptop as long as you are the exclusive user of your laptop. This means you can install it on your laptop, but not on your wife`s laptop.
It is important to understand that the EBA allows them to install the second copy of Office on a portable device such as a laptop, and not just on another computer. In short, you can install a retail copy on your desktop and laptop. That doesn`t mean you can install it on two desktops. You are not allowed to install it on two pc. You have the right to install it on a desktop computer and one of your own laptops. Any other combination is not allowed. 14.6.4 Microsoft technologies are licensed, not sold. This C.A. gives you only a few rights to use Microsoft technologies.