Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.




1220 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 18


Topic # 179292 3-Sep-2015 10:30
Send private message

I have Office Pro 2007 on cdand installed on my laptop. How do I install it onto me desktop that doesn't have an optical drive? Can I download it and just put in my license key?

Create new topic
I iz your trusted friend
5761 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 134

Mod Emeritus
Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 1378865 3-Sep-2015 10:36
Send private message

Borrow an external USB DVD drive?




Internet is my backyard...

 

«Geekzone blog: Tech 'n Chips Takeaway» «Personal blog: And then...»

 

Please read the Geekzone's FUG

 


2491 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 919

Subscriber

  Reply # 1378888 3-Sep-2015 10:43
Send private message

Copy the CD content to a USB stick




Windows 7 x64 // i5-3570K // 16GB DDR3-1600 // GTX660Ti 2GB // Samsung 830 120GB SSD // OCZ Agility4 120GB SSD // Samsung U28D590D @ 3840x2160 & Asus PB278Q @ 2560x1440
Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900I w/Spark

 
 
 
 


1410 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 308

Trusted

  Reply # 1378927 3-Sep-2015 11:06
One person supports this post
Send private message

Are the two computers in the same network group?  You can share the CD drive on the laptop and access it from the desktop:

https://kb.wisc.edu/helpdesk/page.php?id=13067




1220 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 18


  Reply # 1378952 3-Sep-2015 11:32
Send private message

Ah, simple. Thanks everyone.

Create new topic



Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

Mobile market competition issues ComCom should watch
Posted 18-Dec-2017 10:52


New Zealand government to create digital advisory group
Posted 16-Dec-2017 08:47


Australia datum changes means whole country moving 1.8 metres north-east
Posted 16-Dec-2017 08:39


UAV Traffic Management Trial launching today in New Zealand
Posted 12-Dec-2017 16:06


UFB connections pass 460,000
Posted 11-Dec-2017 11:26


The Warehouse Group to adopt IBM Cloud to support digital transformation
Posted 11-Dec-2017 11:22


Dimension Data peeks into digital business 2018
Posted 11-Dec-2017 10:55


2018 Cyber Security Predictions
Posted 7-Dec-2017 14:55


Global Govtech Accelerator to drive public sector innovation in Wellington
Posted 7-Dec-2017 11:21


Stuff Pix media strategy a new direction
Posted 7-Dec-2017 09:37


Digital transformation is dead
Posted 7-Dec-2017 09:31


Fake news and cyber security
Posted 7-Dec-2017 09:27


Dimension Data New Zealand strengthens cybersecurity practice
Posted 5-Dec-2017 20:27


Epson NZ launches new Expression Premium Photo range
Posted 5-Dec-2017 20:26


Eventbrite and Twickets launch integration partnership in Australia and New Zealand
Posted 5-Dec-2017 20:23



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.