Microsoft office can't find your license for this application. a repair attempt was unsuccessful or was cancelled.

I am getting the following error in Office 2013. My software is licensed but it gives this error and exit:

Microsoft office can't find your license for this application. a repair attempt was unsuccessful or was cancelled. 
 

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Last updated August 17, 2019 Views 149,898 Applies to:
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Hi Michael, 
My problem was solved after restarting/starting SOFTWARE PROTECTION service in windows 8, that service was stopped and its behaviour was Automatic(Delayed Start). So i just start that service and error gone. YOu try this as well. 

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