Find the Product ID for your Office program

The Product ID, also known as PID key or PID, is specific to your Microsoft Office 2010 license and is verified during product activation. After your Office program has been activated, do the following to see the Product ID:

  1. Click the File tab, and then click Help.
  2. The Product ID appears under the About Office suite name or About Office program name section, for example, Microsoft Office Professional 2010 or Microsoft Word 2010.

Watch a video that shows you how to find the Product ID for your Office program.

Applies to:
Access 2010, Excel 2010, InfoPath 2010, OneNote 2010, Outlook 2010, PowerPoint 2010, Project 2010, Publisher 2010, SharePoint Designer 2010, SharePoint Workspace 2010, Visio 2010, Word 2010