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The Product Use Rights (PUR) document contains detailed use rights information for products currently offered under Volume Licensing.
Notice: The PUR has a new look making it easier to use; see frequently asked questions for details.
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The PUR Explained shows how Microsoft licensing models apply to common IT solutions.
The Product List for Volume Licensing includes product availability, discontinuations, promotions, migration paths, and Software Assurance benefits.
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Locate use rights, points by program, and special notes for individual products as well as supporting documents related to Volume Licensing.
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Microsoft includes product activation technology in some products sold through Volume Licensing. A product key is required to activate these products.
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Existing Volume Licensing customers can activate products at the Volume Licensing Service Center (VLSC).
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Need help with activating products or obtaining product keys?
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Contact a local Microsoft Activation Center for help with basic activation needs
Most software bought "off the shelf" or on new PCs requires activation.
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Find answers to the most common Microsoft product licensing inquiries from customers like you.
Resources for complex licensing situations including new technologies or multiple products.
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