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    Recent upgrade to Win 10 from 8.1, Office 2013 disappeared

    When I did my upgrade to Win 10 from 8.1, my Office 2013 disappeared. I did a full recovery back to Win 8.1 once I figured out how, and was able to reinstall my Office 2013. Windows did NOT ask for my license key for Office 2013.

    So, why did Office 2013 disappear?

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    @HefeBierbaum. I had the same problem when I tried the Win 10 Tech Preview. I ran Office 2013 "Repair" (accessed via Programs and Features and selecting "Change" (NOT "remove"!!!, and after a few moments all was back in place. (I had to re-activate Office, but that went smoothly). Alternatively, you can run Setup from the Office 2013 installation disk and choose "Repair" to get the same result. It seems that Office was not actually removed, but that it had been made temporarily invisible by Win 10).

    Hopefully this will work for you.
    (My Setup: Custom built: 4.00GHz Intel Core i7-6700K CPU; MSI Z170A Gaming Carbon Motherboard (Military Class III); Win 10 Pro (64 bit)-(UEFI-booted); 16GB RAM; 512GB SAMSUNG SD850 PRO SSD; 120GB SAMSUNG 840 SSD; Seagate 2TB Barracuda SATA6G HDD; 2 X GeForceGTX 1070 8GB Graphics Card (SLI); Office 2013 Prof (32-bit); MS Project 2013 (32-bit); Acronis TI 2017 Premium, Norton Internet Security, VMWare Workstation12 Pro). WD My Book 3 1TB USB External Backup Drive). Samsung 24" Curved HD Monitor.

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