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How to determine whether you have a trial edition of a 2007 Office suite or program installed
Article ID: 927920 - View products that this article applies to.
For a Microsoft Office 2003 version of this article, see 826215
This article describes how to determine whether you have a trial edition of a 2007 Microsoft Office suite or program installed on the computer.
The Microsoft 2007 Office System Downloadable Trial is a limited duration trial. The duration of the trial varies depending on the 2007 Office suite or program that you want to evaluate. The following Microsoft 2007 Office System Downloadable Trials will be available on December 1, 2006:
For more information about Office trial versions and about how to upgrade them, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
To determine whether you have a trial edition of a 2007 Office suite or program installedFor 2007 Office programs that do not use the Ribbon, follow these steps:
For 2007 Office programs that use the Ribbon, follow these steps:
Note If a trial edition is installed, the About Microsoft Office Program_Name dialog box displays a product name that resembles the following:
Microsoft Office Program_Name 2007 TrialIf you are using a trial edition, the 2007 Office program title bar displays Microsoft Program_Name (Trial). Additionally, in Add or Remove Programs, the trial edition is listed as Microsoft Office Program_Name 2007 Trial in the list of currently installed programs.
Note When you convert a trial edition of a 2007 Office suite or program to a perpetual license, the word "trial" is no longer included in the suite or program name in either the title bar of the program or the About Microsoft Office Program_Name dialog box. However, the suite or program is still listed as a 2007 Office trial product in Add or Remove Programs.
Article ID: 927920 - Last Review: October 15, 2007 - Revision: 2.6