Microsoft Volume Activation - Converting Microsoft Office 2013 From KMS to MAK Activation

This document shows how to convert Microsoft Office 2013 from KMS activation to MAK activation. These activations are available for faculty and staff using departmental machines.

Converting Microsoft Office 2013 From KMS to MAK Activation

  1. If you are affiliated with the University, email help@doit.wisc.edu to request the University's Office 2013 MAK activation key, otherwise use the product key which came with your copy of Office.
  2. Launch Microsoft Word 2013.
    • Click the File tab.
    • Click Account.
  3. Under Product Information, Word will report its current activation status.
  4. Click Change Product Key under Product Information.

    Office Account Information

  5. Enter the MAK activation key from the help@doit.wisc.edu email in the field in the lower left corner.

    Enter your product key


  6. After you enter a good key, you'll get the green check mark and the Continue button will change to an Install button.

    After entering your product key, click Install

  7. Click Install.
    • Exit Word 2013.

    • Launch Word.
      • Click the File tab.
      • Click Account.
      Under Product Information, Word should report that it is activated.



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    Owner:Warren R.Group:DoIT Help Desk
    Created:2013-10-01 09:37 CDTUpdated:2014-11-11 20:38 CDT
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