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Old 03-29-2008, 08:41 PM   #1 (permalink)
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A friend of mine just gave me a call and was telling me that all Microsoft Office programs seem to be locked. She can't really interact with them and she gets a message telling her that the program is locked. I know that would happen if she had a trial version of MSO but I'm not sure if she does and neither does she (or her parents, they're all computer illiterate). The computer is only 3 or 4 months old apparently, so if it was a trial version it should have run out after about 60 days right? Anyway, any help in the matter would be appreciated.
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Reinstall it?
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The software was a trial only. That is why it is locked. They trial is for only 3 months. So after that time the software locks until you purchase a serial for it.
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