With activation, you need to select "Activate by phone" method and it
gives you the phone number of your nearest Microsoft office.
To start the Product Activation Wizard:
Click All Programs, and then click Microsoft Office.
Select any Office program such as Microsoft Word.
When the Office programs starts, the Product Activation Wizard will
In the Product Activation Wizard, follow these steps:
Click I want to activate the software by telephone, and then click
Click the drop-down menu, and then select the country or region you
The Microsoft Product Activation Center phone number is displayed
under Step 1.