Windows 10: Windows 10 activation Solved

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  1. topgundcp's Avatar
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    Ubuntu14.04x64 MintMate17x64 Win10Prox64
       09 Oct 2014 #11

    You might want to check if the "Software Protection" Service is running.
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  2. Tews's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Technical Preview x64
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       10 Oct 2014 #12

    Well, as long as it stays activated, I'm going to leave it as it is, but if it asks me again, i'll wipe the drive and start over.
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  3. caperjack's Avatar
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    insider build 10586.3 win10 pro 64
       10 Oct 2014 #13

    JDobbsy1987 said: View Post
    It doesn't sound like this to me, it sounds like Tews was prompted to activate Windows 10 TP but the key didn't work so simply asked if anyone else has seen this issue.
    that too!
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  4. Posts : 587
    ,7,8.1 10TP 10upgrade,MINT
       12 Oct 2014 #14

    I have just clean installed and there was no activation asked for, I had ,however put in the Microsoft account security code during loading. "System" says "activated".
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  5. labeeman's Avatar
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    Mint 18.3
       12 Oct 2014 #15

    I did a reinstall after W10 did a reset to factory W10 did ask for a KEY this was without internet connected did a reboot with internet connected Key was not asked for and installed activated.
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