Fix activation failure for Microsoft Office 2013

01Microsoft Office 2013

Microsoft Office 2013 is one of the office suites with the largest number of users that exist today, this being the main reason why many people try to acquire it in different ways and modalities.

Because Microsoft Office 2013 It is the best paid office suite in the world (according to many comments), its developers have had to place certain restrictions when it was officially activated. If a user has achieved it and does not comply with the respective procedures, said activation will never take place. In any case, those who have legally acquired it have found an error in this activation, a situation that theoretically is very easy to solve and that we will indicate in this article.

Office 2013 product activation error

There are some situations that seem to go out of hand with Microsoft, something that later has to be corrected by each of the users of its operating system and also, of each of its products. Those who have registered the error when activating Microsoft Office 2013 suggest that it can be corrected from the Registry editor itself, following the steps below:

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  • We do the key combination win+r.
  • In the space we write: regedit32.exe and we press the key Login.
  • Having located ourselves in the Windows Registry Editor, now we only have to look for the exact key to make the respective correction.

Office 2013 activator

product activation error office 2013

The image that we have placed previously shows the place and location where we will have to go to correct the value of said key, DWord that must have a value of "1" (it could be in "0"), so the error would be practically solved in Microsoft Office 2013, obviously having to accept the changes in each and every one of the windows so that the changes are correctly registered.

Activate Office 2013 in Windows 10

activate office 2013 on windows 10

The process for activate Office 2013 on Windows 10 It is exactly the same as the one exposed in the previous case. The only difference is in the way you access the registry editor in Windows 10, but we will tell you how to do it in the link that we just left you.

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If you have an original license for the Microsoft office suite, you will not need the Office 2013 activator since this type of software is only used if you have downloaded the programs for free and have not paid to use them.

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  1.   Philip Lopez Salazar said

    Excellent, it worked perfectly, thank you very much… ..

    1.    Rodrigo Pacheco said

      I am very happy that you have solved it dear Felipe. Thanks for your visit.

  2.   metalonso said

    I intenet to write that regedit but it does not accept it tells me windows cannot find that file ... make sure that the name is written correctly and try again

  3.   Victor Seville said

    Yes, it appeared to me the same way, I looked for it manually, you enter your exporarodor and there you put regedit, well it turns out that I look for everything and in the end FEATURE_LOCALMACHINE_LOCKDOWN does not appear ...


  4.   Luis said

    I did all the steps in the last one it came out decimal, hexagesimal but it did not work for me

  5.   Melisa said


    I followed the process, but I have two drawbacks:
    - I do not see any under the name of DWORD
    - And those that do have a name with word, already have the number 1. What's more, they all have the number 1 already.