Activated with the wrong license If you own multiple licenses and have installed using the incorrect one, or you had a one-time install of Office for Mac and then purchase Office 365, you might need to remove licenses attached to your suite of Office and reactivate to ensure you're getting all the benefits of Office 365. Now, I can't say for certain that this would fix everything even if it were but, shouldn't this be installed? Try searching all of your email accounts for a confirmation email from Microsoft. To correct this issue, drag the Microsoft Office 2008 folder to the Trash, and then reinstall Office 2008 from your original installation disk. In the case of any of the above, follow the steps in to reset your keychain permissions. Resolution To resolve this issue, try each of the following methods in the order given, if the method applies to your situation. After downloading you have to install it. I checked Excel in the same 2001 Office package, and I get the pull down menus there just fine.
Office 2011 is leaps and bounds better than 2008. After then, I couldn't launch any of the Office softwares. One thing that might be worth mentioning is that I had the Office trial version installed for a few days on my Mac before installing the full version the apple Premium reseller where I bought Office 2008 didn't have it in stock and advised me to install the trial version while waiting for the delivery of the full product. Select Application Support , you'll see the main folder which you want to uninstall from your mac permanently. Admittedly, that was over two years later than the original deadline. However, I can't update my current Office 2008 12. After then, I couldn't launch any of the Office softwares.
First thing what you have done wrong is, you just moved your Non licensed Office 2008 to trash. Sincerely, - Byron Followell Welcome to Apple Discussions. I forgot to mention that my iMac is, of course, running Snow Leopard 10. But it will not be served with security updates after April 9. Doing a clean install isn't the problem but reconfiguring a machine with all its software is time consuming specially when this has already been recently done after Snow Leopard recent release Hi Diane, installing Snow Leopard as a combo, does this mean, that all applications and settings will remain? With one particular user, if he does not have admin rights on his machine, he gets an error when opening Excel about excel8. If you're trying to activate Office for Mac and have received error code 0x8A010101, you may have an invalid product key.
Important: If you don't see Check for Updates on the Help menu, download the latest version of the. You will see a box indicating down arrow which says, Drop Apps Here. Your Non Licensed software of Microsoft Office 2008 is permanently deleted. Rename any Office components you may have renamed for example, if you changed the name of Microsoft Word to Word ; rename it to Microsoft Word If you moved any Office component out of the Microsoft Office folder, put it back. It sounds more like a vital app that should've been installed onto her laptop from the factory wasn't. We recommend you use Safari for the best experience. To verify that the Microsoft Office folder is in the correct location, follow these steps: On the Go menu, click Applications.
Now with that added in 2011 I no longer have to rely on a windows machine for those purposes. Hi All, I need to update a menu item dynamically, setting its SetCheck property to either true or false, based on a user operation. Office just happened to be the app I was trying to install when I found the problem. Thanks Tommyboy,there's more to this question than meets the eye. What is the the version number of Office:Mac 2008 that you're trying to update? Office Home and Student 2007, for example, which launched in late January 2007, a full year before Office for Mac 2008 appeared, will be supported until October 2017, more than four years from now. Select Library, you'll see a folder named Application Support.
Click the Apple icon in the top left corner of the screen and choose Log Out … 10. In fact when opened in TextEdit it looks like as follows. In other words, I could not open either Word or Excel. You should press the Shift key as soon as possible after you hear the startup tone, but not before. If a volume does not meet the.
According to Microsoft, the update contains several improvements to enhance stability and performance. You'll see a folder named Library. Some may be hard to find. Reinstall Office 2008 from store bought disk, upgrade to 12. Repeat the previous steps until you exit all active applications. I was there too 3 years ago before I switched to Macs.
Here is what I did, it took me about 10 minutes to perform this: 1. Money gets its updates from spcomstock. Seems to work for two of the affected systems. Note: If your PriviligedHelperTools folder is accessible but empty, uninstall and then reinstall Office for Mac. A version of the software required to install this update was not found on this volume.
If you are an Office 365 subscriber, you'll also receive the newest features and tools. Have you seen this error? The Check for Updates option now appears on the Help menu. Important: All Microsoft Accounts have access to Office Online for free. Microsoft issued an update to Mac Office 2008 in May 2016 found However, before attempting the update we suggest a full export of all emails from Entourage as detailed below. Contact the software manufacturer for assistance. If I can't get something figured out in a day or two, I'll call the help line. Continue to log into your User's account.