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This article describes how Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN) and TechNet subscription customers can install and activate Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2013 on a terminal server.
When you download Office Professional Plus 2013 from MSDN or TechNet on a terminal server, and then you try to install Office Professional Plus 2013 on a terminal server, you receive the following error message:
Setup is unable to proceed due to the following error(s):
This copy of Microsoft Office 2013 cannot be used on a computer running Terminal Services. To use Office 2013 on a computer running Terminal Services, you must use a Volume License edition of Office.
You should not receive an error message in this scenario. To work around this issue, follow these steps:
Article ID: 2806001 - Last Review: March 5, 2013 - Revision: 2.0