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Topic # 179292 3-Sep-2015 10:30
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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?

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  Reply # 1378865 3-Sep-2015 10:36
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Borrow an external USB DVD drive?




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  Reply # 1378888 3-Sep-2015 10:43
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Copy the CD content to a USB stick




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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




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  Reply # 1378952 3-Sep-2015 11:32
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Ah, simple. Thanks everyone.

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