Posts under Activation tag.

Cannot activate Windows 10

Cannot activate Windows 10. Product Key blocked.

If when you try to activate Windows 10, you receive an error message that Windows 10 couldn’t be activated, then this post may help you. Maybe you upgraded to Windows 10 or maybe you did a clean install of Windows […]

How to deactivate and uninstall Windows Product Key

Before you sell or dispose of your computer, you would probably back up your data and then format the drives. But there is something you must do if you wish to dispose of it without uninstalling the Windows operating system. […]

Error 0xC004F061, Unable To Use Product Key For Clean Install

Microsoft follows the policy of one key for one Windows activation. This means only a single key can be used for one installation. Suppose you installed Windows on multiple hard drives of a same computer, you won’t be able to activate […]

Disable Automatic Windows Activation popup in Windows 10/8/7

Windows Activation is a process that helps you to activate Windows and verify that your copy of Windows is genuine and that it has not been used on more computers than the Microsoft Software License Terms allow. Windows has different […]

How to change Product Key in Windows 10/8/7

You may for some reason need to change your Windows product license key – maybe you want to upgrade your copy of Windows to a higher version, or maybe you want to change the default setup product key to a […]

How to Activate Windows 8/10 Enterprise Edition

We have already seen how to activate Windows 8 or upgrade Windows 8 earlier. But Windows 8 Enterprise Edition does not offer an option to enter your serial number during installation. In my case, when you click on “Activate” it tried […]

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Error code 0x8007000D when trying to activate Windows 7

If when you try to activate your copy of Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008, you get an error message: The data is invalid. Error code 8007000D, then you may want to apply this Fix it solution. Error code 0x8007000D […]

How to check the activation status & type of Microsoft Office

If you’d like to check the activation type and status of your Microsoft Office installation, on your Windows computer, then you can do so using a command prompt. Check Activation status & type of Microsoft Office Open an command prompt with […]

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Troubleshoot Microsoft Office Product Key issues

If you have just purchased a new copy of Microsoft Office 2010 and you find that you are unable to unlock or activate it using the license key given, then you may want to try out the following troubleshooting steps. […]

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Types of Retail Microsoft Office 2010 Product Keys

When you install or reinstall a Microsoft Office 2010 suite, you are prompted to type or to paste the 25-character product key. The product key is used during the Microsoft software installation to unlock the Microsoft Office suite.

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How to use The Volume Activation Management Tool or VAMT

Microsoft has released a set of 3 Guides on how to use, how to manage product keys & how to track and report activation data  using Volume Activation Management Tool, VAMT 2.0, in Windows client and Windows Server products.