The system board was replaced and Microsoft Office indicates it is not activated.
The above symptom is associated with, but not limited to, the following systems:
Microsoft Office 2013 preload or OEM disk
In most cases, if the user is connected to the Internet, activation will occur silently in the background upon opening any of the Office programs. When the user starts any of the Office programs, the user may see the Activation Wizard. The user should utilize the Telephone option in the Activation Wizard to contact the Activation Center if it will not accept the Key or activate automatically.
For more information, refer to the “Activate Office 2013 programs” Microsoft document at the following URL:
If this is a new system and the user needs assistance in activation. Kindly click here to refer to the “Instructions For Activating An Office License Purchased With A New PC”.