office 2013 rearming VBS script error when run from desktop.

Hi

 
I wanted to rearm office 2013  and came across the below article shown in the link.
I want to follow the second  step - Fixing already-deployed clients

 http://blogs.technet.com/b/office_resource_kit/archive/2013/06/05/why-isnt-kms-counting-activation-requests.aspx

I saved the file  on the desktop as Rearm.vbs and  when i double click I get
Windows Script host dialog box with an error;

Script: C:\Users\administrator.domain\Desktop\Rearm.vbs
Line:1
Char:1
Error: Invalid character
Code: 800A0408
Source: Microsoft VBScript compilation error


Please let me know if I am making any error. Any suggestions much appreciated.

 Thanks
lianne143Asked:
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Bill PrewCommented:
If you are talking about the below code, that would need to be saved as a BAT file, not VBS.

@echo off
 
:OSPP 
reg query HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Office\15.0\Common\OSPPREARM 
if %errorlevel%==1 (goto RUN) else (goto END)
 
:RUN 
set ProgramFilesPath=%ProgramFiles% 
"%ProgramFilesPath%\Common Files\microsoft shared\OfficeSoftwareProtectionPlatform\OSPPREARM.EXE" 
C:\Windows\system32\cscript.exe "%ProgramFilesPath%\Microsoft Office\Office15\ospp.vbs" /act 
set ProgramFilesPath=%ProgramFiles(x86)% 
"%ProgramFilesPath%\Common Files\microsoft shared\OfficeSoftwareProtectionPlatform\OSPPREARM.EXE" 
C:\Windows\system32\cscript.exe "%ProgramFilesPath%\Microsoft Office\Office15\ospp.vbs" /act 
REG ADD "HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Office\15.0\Common\OSPPREARM"
 
:END 
Exit

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