neville pillay please help my win 8:1 pro was fully activated prior to installing that wmc under add new features i found a key that activated wmc in add new feature I saved it on my network. If there is a problem your only option might be to call microsoft support. I cancelled that and did the in-place upgrade with Windows 10 on a USB stick created by the Media Creation Tool. http://datkey.com/windows-8/how-to-activate-windows-8-without-product-key.html
Once I combed through your series of articles, I now have a much better picture of what to do. Though you successfully clean installed once before you said, so I don't have a clue why you still aren't activated automatically. Thanks guys for the great tip. My laptop using Intel GMA 4500 (or G45). https://www.eightforums.com/windows-updates-activation/43185-unable-activate-windows-8-pro-oem-error-0xc004c003.html
Tried everything under the sun to no avail. If you try to manually type a product key in, Windows 10 will never try and auto-activate. My License is Windows 8 so it wont work. Burned ISO to DVD.
As I type this out I wonder then what that means for Windows 7 users. This post will show you how to check Windows 10 activation status, activate it, or change the product key. TechEmpty 712,614 views 2:48 How to fix windows 8/8.1 activation problem - Duration: 4:50. Activate Windows 8.1 Pro Windows 10 product key not working The way to go about this is Upgrade your Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 to Windows 10.
Then manually activated it in the upgraded 10 installation's settings. Error Code 0xc004c003 Windows 8.1 Pro D4ggerfallJul 29, 2015, 11:02 PM Samat said: Did you check that Windows 10 actually activated before you went for the clean install (there have been problems with this due to the Carl Vergara The ONLY For Clean Install, we MUST install Windows 8 first then upgrade to Windows 8.1 from Store. :( Carl Vergara I mean the ONLY way for Clean Install, If you clean install and click the skip button everytime it asks for a product key during your installation, Windows should recognize your PC if you have upgraded at least once,
Rebuild the Tokens.dat file. Produkey I didn't create a microsoft account until after the win10 installation. Not long after I received a call from Microsoft again apologising for the issue, she stated that for customers who still have the problem after the latest update, Microsoft is issuing solved Upgraded PC and performed a clean install of Windows 10, and now my activation key won't work.
Best answer Arjan HesselingJul 30, 2015, 8:36 AM I have the same problem.Called MS and they told me to just wait. I used the win 10 tools to create USB install media and then did a fresh install on the same machine. Error 0xc004c003 Product Key Blocked Windows 8 Alternatively would my Windows 7 key still work? 18 answers Last reply Nov 24, 2015 Best Answer Jul 30, 2015 More about key activation error 0xc004c003 SamatJul 29, 2015, 10:53 PM Error Code: 0x8007232b now i updated easily to win10pro - however the cdkey isnt valid - might be cause i prolly never activated win7 due to that update error?
Windows and Linux Tutorials from Howtech 48,680 views 1:31 !Working! have a peek at these guys I checked when i extracted the key. So I'm thinking I can use this next time my PC goes tits up, and install W8.1 with the USB, entering the Generic key. called windows and they said "the only solution was to reinstall windows 8.1 and the upgrade again" .....but then at what point after upgrading to win10 are you supposed to be Showkeyplus
Cannot activate Windows 10 If you upgraded to Windows 10 for free from Windows 7 SP1 or Windows 8.1 Update, and ended up with a non-activated Windows 10, try this: Open Had the Key Activation Error 0xC004C003. I have tried several times to activate my Windows 10. check over here They were partly right, but not once did they give me the heads up that I wasn't supposed to enter any product keys.
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Perhaps those upgrades arnt the ones experiencing the issues. Either way I did this exact process twice (very time consuming lol) and it worked on two computers that I did upgrades and then clean installs before but wouldn't activate even 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 Windows 8.1 Product Key It seems I have to reset it to 8.0, then upgrade to 8.1 again.
Next is when I finally did a clean install of Windows 10. It does not show under devices like Windows 10 installs but it could however be logged behind the scenes. I am facing a problem with a windows 10 upgrade/install. this content He Opened a notepad screen and pasted some questions for me and "waived the mouse over top of it" to indicate he wanted me to enter the following:My Name:My Phone:My Address:Machine
Sign in to report inappropriate content. maybe i should wait for this ominous patch the Indian customer service agent talked about 08-05-2015 02:27 PM Like 0 1 http://forums.windowscentral.com/showthread.php?t=370254&s=3b4e2d0c788b0388ebcb4436cf7fc4d2&p=3186051&viewfull=1#post3186051 mrbadger ok so found out that u have to I downloaded windows 64 bit and let it install. The drive I bought is brand new, no existing OS,...and I already know I want windows 8 professional not windows 8 or some other previous version of th video help |
Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. Posting Permissions You may not post new threads You may not post replies You may not post attachments You may not edit your posts BB code is On Smilies are Thanks to all above, especially Trkkr19.Also, I took a sharpie, and I physically wrote both the Win 8 PRO and Win 10 PRO keys clearly with permanent ink on the inside It should be activated by now, and It sounds like I did it wrong, as I tried just using the product key with jelly bean as well.So yeah, My only hope
Error 0xC004F061 - You upgraded to Windows 10, but didn't have a previous version or the correct edition of Windows installed If you see error 0xC004F061 when you try to activate Windows 8.1 activated.Windows 8.1 did two or three small Windows Updates, and then prompted me within Windows Update to Upgrade to Windows 10, so I did. but when downloading from store I found the place where it is downloaded and saved a copy of that folder. Doesn't windows 8 professional come in a true FULL version that isn't dependent on another OS being installed?
It's called contact Microsoft or something. You can try spamming the activate button since that worked for some people. He asked for my Windows 8 key (mine was integrated into the BIOS so I had to use a program to get it. I also want it on a tangible disk/s not the downloaded version.