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Questions tagged [license]

A license, in software, is a permission granted to a user to use a piece of software, under certain conditions outlined in the license agreement.

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How to find license key with CMD or powershell without upgrading powershell to version 3.0

I have an issue cause I am trying to deploy a script which lists the major data of PCs, but unfortunately I cannot get license key of anything. All the computers in the company (except IT) use Windows ...
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sudden apparition of Office Plus “activation error 0xC004F074”

After almost three years of using a laptop with windows 10 Pro and office 2010 plus, it has recently began a series of "activation error 0xC004F074" saying that ms office is not activated and a ...
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How do I find out if a computer is OEM licensed or if any?

Are there tools to find out if there is an OEM key embedded in my computer's Bios/EFI ? This question requires some backstory. If you are interested in the backstory, or why am I asking this question,...
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re: Microsoft Office updates, licensing: perpetual license vs. Office 365

I've been confused about this because of ambiguous language since Microsoft Office 365 launched. I remember spending an hour or so trying to figure out a definitive answer at launch time. I've spent ...
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I want to sell my laptop but retain my windows 10 license

My laptop has Windows 10 Pro retail license. I wish to retain this license for myself and not give it away with the device. I will be doing a full reset and data wipe (of course). But I want to know ...
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Using pre-owned laptops with OEM windows

We use pre-owned laptops with OEM windows in our company. I think there is no license issue because the OEM windows is using with the original hardware. I also found this while searching. But I still ...
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Remove Windows Computer From Domain - Keep Windows License

At my workspace we are using an AD. The Windows license are received by adding the computers to the domain. Now because we have some mobile devices which often don't have a connection to the domain ...
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Cisco asa fmc amp ulr license

is L-ASA5508-TAMC-1y license sell as a PAK or just plain lic file generated by seller ? I have bought 2 devices witch FMC and all licenses but i think the company who sold it to me didn't send me all ...
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What is a “Promotional Version” of MS Office 2013?

I purchased a "Product Key" version of MS Office 2013. It arrived in a shrink wrapped box but I'm concerned with a sticker on the back (on the outside of the shrink wrap) which says: Promotional ...
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How to check if a non-Win10 PC has Windows 10 Digital License

When I was upgrading my PC from Windows 7 to Windows 10 while it was free, it crashed upon reboot, so I was forced to recover to Windows 7 (which still corrupted over 2000 files). Since my PC was ...
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Can I bundle Microsoft Support Diagnostic Tool (.diagcab) files with my software? [closed]

I am having difficulty finding any licenses of these files. Provided I don't modify, only call them, am I allowed to distribute them alongside my other software? EDIT: The tool I want to use: https://...
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MS SQL Server Licenses

I was having a discussion at work about the licensing model of Microsoft, in particular for SQL Server and we couldn't agree on the interpretation of "Active SA Quantity". So the question is, if for ...
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VirtualBox and Solidworks license manager

I'd like to install Solidworks license manager in a VirtualBox guest (Win7 Pro) - not Solidworks itself, just the licensing server. However, I get this error: "Activation license mode is not ...
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Disc cloning: are there license transfer tips?

My company has 1 computer that operates our main piece of equipment; we run 3 shifts and expect to always have this equipment running. We would like to have a 'hot-swappable' computer backup to keep ...
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Trying to open software using VPN connection

I am trying to establish VPN connection at the office where I work and home. There is a software that I'd like to use. When I'm physically at my workstation, all that is required is the USB stick ...

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