Please let me know what solutions you have available. After much research, I found the numbers for volume license support. It just becomes too complicated to try to troubleshoot multiple different issues in the same thread. You can activate Windows online or by phone. Digital license You bought genuine Windows 10 from the Windows Store and successfully activated Windows 10.
But I have had good results phoning Microsoft. Just begin the installation process and install Windows 10 like you normally would. First no support, then sabotage the usefulness of the customer owned property. Once the job is done, you can uninstall and deactivate the key if you wish to do so. Somewhere along the way, one of those persons might have installed it on a second system, activated it, because it went past 10 activation threshold, Microsoft detected it that it was being abused and blocked the key from further use. And you can even pay to upgrade to a licensed copy of Windows 10 after you install it.
But thanks for the info, I will check about this. I researched volume licensing and I still don't know all the possible permutations. This can help you using the if you make a hardware change later, such as replacing the motherboard. Motherboard If that is true, then why did Microsoft sell windows 8 key when Windows 8 was released. I tried and it reports as an invalid key. I think there are a number of companies selling key with links to a Microsoft download site.
And I also like to be fair. Thanks in advance for responding to my question and comment! If you are smart enough, you should be able to think more on the un-official way from my previous post and the Wikipedia article above. If it is not valid, the software is deemed not Genuine and must be activated by a valid product key. The Microsoft account status message is saying it's activated with the same digital license, but is linked with this Microsoft account. The only thing that could change this is a Windows 10 update, but Microsoft has become increasingly lenient since Windows 7.
. Step 3: If the product key is valid, you will get a link to download your version of Office. In short - only buy Windows from a known reputable source. So with the Windows 7 Product Key intact, it is possible to clean install on any computer as long as I have the Windows 10. Select Activation, in the left panel. So Microsoft pirated their own company? This is a digital purchase, and it will immediately cause your current Windows installation to become activated. You can read more about.
Product key Available through the web portal for your program. If you key is not valid you have the following options to fix the problem asap. You can use one of the given below utilities to check version and edition of Windows you can activate using the product key. Microsoft charges different prices in different countries and currencies. I found out I got 'bit' tonite.
After much time on hold and being hung up on twice, I got through the process and the support tech explained that the product key was blocked and marked as suspected pirated. However if you do not have any of the above I will show you a simple command prompt that will make the world so much easier I promise! In short - only buy Windows from a known reputable source. I hope this helps someone. The Microsoft Store is a good place to start. Had to buy a new key.
But eventually those keys will get distributed via other means and become blocked. Since the first installation has reported the not genuine error, others have turned. Click on Start Recovery button to on the old computer. But how can I find out if my keys are good keys? I told him that I wasn't going to buy windows twice. Frequently asked questions for Windows 10 product keys We answer some of the most frequently asked questions here. After a year, the first computer with this software showed up as not genuine.