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Troubleshooting MAK Activation errors and issues

MAK or Multiple Activation Keys is a type of Volume Licensing from Microsoft for Windows. You can activate multiple computers with the same key. However, there is a limit on the count. That said, there is one drawback with MAK […]

Troubleshoot KMS Activation

Troubleshoot KMS Activation on Windows Server

KMS or Key Management Services is usually a Windows Server computer configured to be a KMS host computer by installing the  Volume Activation Services role. When an Enterprise uses KMS keys to activate computers, it will need the KMS Host to […]

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What is Windows Activation and How does it work?

Windows Activation is an anti-piracy method from Microsoft which makes sure every copy of Windows OS that’s installed on a computer is genuine. I am sure you must have seen Windows Activation message on your computer, and in this post, we […]

Fix Windows Activation Error 0xC004F212

Fix Windows Activation Error 0xC004F212

Microsoft allows you to download a copy of a Windows to install on your computer. If after installation, when you enter the key, you received results in Activation Error 0xC004F212 it means that the license key and the version of Windows […]

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What are KMS and MAK Volume Licensing Keys of Windows

Microsoft wants to make sure that every Windows 10 that is used is activated i.e. marked as genuine. When a copy of Windows is activated it goes through a check. The way a copy of Windows is activated differently from each […]

Windows Activation Error 0xC004F211

Fix Windows Activation Errors 0xC004F211, 0xC004F213

If you have installed or upgraded Windows, and it results in Activation Error 0xC004F211, then it means, that some hardware on your Windows 10 computer has changed. You might have recently upgraded or removed an old hardware, and hence Windows is not […]

Microsoft Office Product Key installation error 0x80070005

Microsoft Office is one of the core products from Microsoft, and just like any other product, Activation Errors haunts it as well. In general, Activation Error shows up when the system, i.e., Office software on Windows is not able to […]

Windows 10 suddenly deactivated itself after Update

Windows 10 suddenly deactivated itself after Update

Windows Activation can sometimes be tedious. Be it the upgrade from Windows 8 to Windows 8.1 or from Windows 7 or Windows 8/8.1 to Windows 10, there always been some activation issues floating up on the Internet. Windows 10 is […]