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Facebook Twitter Google + RSS Youtube Daily articles in your inbox each day for free Close Join 35,000+ other readers Popular posts How To Send GIFs And Convert Short Videos To Computer World 526,163 views 4:23 Windows 8 Professionsal Product Key Activation - Duration: 6:29. Microsoft no longer requires manufacturers to put this key on your computer, and the manufacturers as a rule don’t do it. I wanted to get the Windows 7 key for my laptop. http://protectfileapps.com/windows-8/activate-windows-10-key.html

Jimmy I followed the instructions above. Once you enter a valid product key you can activate your operating system. I.E [EditionID] [Channel] Retail/OEM [VL] 0 Or: maybe [EditionID] Home [Channel] Retail [VL] 0 I did the more universal option and left the space after Edition ID blank and it worked Tweet Recommended For You How To Get Windows 8 Consumer Preview Product Key Can You Use Your Windows 7 Product Key For Fresh Windows 10 Install Find Your Windows 10 Product you could try here

Windows 8.1 Won't Activate

I own Windows 8 not Windows 8 Pro or Enterprise. Iqbal Tech369 356,323 views 2:49 Windows 8 Product Key 100% Working - Duration: 1:59. email me as soon as u can bddy...thanks in advance..!!

  1. but now if i try to activate it with win8 keys it gives me this error:0xC004C003 Brien I recently did an update/upgrade from win 8 to 8.1 through the store.
  2. Since Windows 8.1 is called an update for Windows 8, its obvious that Windows 8 product key should work for Windows 8.1 too but that's not true!
  3. If you face problems, upgrading via Store would be best idea.
  4. I really don't want to have to do that as I can't understand the local accents on the phone, it would be ever so painful to have to do it that
  5. Any suggestions?
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karim  this is the new product key for windows 8 ( 6RH4V-HNTWC-JQKG8-RFR3R-36498 ) Murad_batista thxXxXx karim hi every one this is the new product key for windows 8 ( 6RH4V-HNTWC-JQKG8-RFR3R-36498 ) please help me out.?? Carl Vergara If you upgrade from Store, it will not prompt you any license key and it will be upgraded accordingly... Windows 8.1 Product Key Not Working Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists...

But that's not the case if  your PC came with Windows 8 or 8.1. Windows 8.1 Not Accepting Product Key Shalnet_ Nethava  Murad is your windows 8 working now. but later refreshed it to windows 8. However, Microsoft recommends "Try Only If You Are an Expert".

It seems I have to reset it to 8.0, then upgrade to 8.1 again. Activate Windows 8.1 With Windows 8 Key I tried intall installing many windows 8 product keys but it says the product key i've supplyed failed so which on is the correct on please supply me. Toni Hi can you give me some advice / hints to the following topic: „How can I convert a – password protected .rar file – into a unprotected zip file?“ My I downloaded it FREE.

Windows 8.1 Not Accepting Product Key

Up next how to activate windows 8 enterprise without any software - Duration: 4:42. Have you found any bug in Windows 8 Release Preview? Windows 8.1 Won't Activate This windows media creator tool is very picky, as checks your USB drive for 4GB size and my KINGSTON 4GB listing 3.98xxxxx Gbytes was not enough for the size of less Windows 8 Product Key Not Working After Reinstall VG ^^ It should but I'll advise you to direct upgrade Windows 8 to Windows 8.1 through Windows Store as you have an OEM key.

Or you can take some precautions beforehand. have a peek at these guys Subscribe to RSS Feeds by Email Top ContributorsTodayHafeez (20)Timmappa Kamat (9)Last 7 DaysTimmappa Kamat (170)Tony John (100)SpiderWorks St... (54)more... addy Again...Question(s).... :) .... shud i contact microsoft(if yes then how) or is there sumthing i m nt doing right??? Windows 8.1 Generic Product Key

thank you...!! :)Guest Author: Emily Dicson21 May 2015Microsoft Product keys are sensitive case, because Microsoft provides it for only one system at a time. Anyway, I do know as much as I am all over the web, I have not seen anyone post this stuff. Even though it is not a completed product, it still require a product key (serial key) to activate your Windows. check over here thanks a lot Fabian Thanks is ok Gaurav thanxxx bro !!!

which key did u use? This Product Key Didn't Work. Please Check It And Try Again Prince Baloch 412,952 views 1:59 How To Activate Windows 8. - Duration: 3:21. Then can be upgrade thru Store.

Not that it matters for me because i did the windows store update instead (which worked) though I initially planned to do the former.

It’s made up of five groups of five characters each, and it’s unique to your copy of Windows. Do not include your name, "with regards" etc in the comment. It will install it in your user-Temp folder. Windows 8 Activation Key Free Download Your cache administrator is webmaster.

If you bought Windows by itself, the key is in the packaging. RocketRobotz 112,866 views 4:46 How to get windows 8 Key from bios Win 8 Product Key wpkey Download - Duration: 4:27. harindu thanks. this content BETA GROUP 8 210,332 views 6:27 How to get your product key for Windows 7/8/10 - Duration: 4:58.

There are those who find places to get windows ISO disk for single language one way, but now you can get your USB setup disk made for you by Microsoft FREE You do need to download the right 32- or 64-bit version. Loading... i formatted my c drive and installed win 8.1 pro with generic keys.

it worked!! Once I combed through your series of articles, I now have a much better picture of what to do. If you are going to install Windows 8.1 using a USB drive, transfer the installation files to the USB and then proceed to step 2. Generic product keys can be considered as a dummy key which can be used to install an operating system but it can't be used to activate the OS.

For Professional edition which will be the best bet for most of the users, paste the following context into the ei.cfg file. Related: Windows Utility Software Windows 8 Lincoln Spector Contributing Editor Freelance journalist (and sometimes humorist) Lincoln Spector has been writing about tech longer than he would care to admit. I do lots of free lance IT. You can get a generic product key for Windows 8.1 from following official Microsoft page: KMS Client Setup Keys for Windows Operating System Now you can enter this generic key in