If you experience difficulties Activating your Software Online,
follow the steps below to activate your Software product by Telephone.
Start Office program to open the activation wizard.
Select: 'I want to activate the software by telephone'.
Select your county/region from the dropdown (ie. United States) and call the number provided.
Note: If you see a notice that telephone activation is no longer supported for your product, it can still be accomplished by calling the following:
Office 2010: (888) 652-2342
Office 2007: (866) 432-3012
In the phone call, You will be prompted to
Enter the Installation ID code
provided by/in the installation wizard (note: Step 2 in the wizard).
You will be given/provided sets of numbers.
Enter number sets into the text boxes.
After you have entered the number sets (provided by telephone activation) into the (text) boxes,
Hit 'Next' and then 'Finish'.
[Congratulations, you've successfully activated your product by telephone !]
(here is a link that may provide further solutions...