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  1. Joined : Mar 2015
    Warren, Ohio
    Posts : 70
    Windows 10 x64
       30 Mar 2015 #1

    Cannot Activate Windows With Either Key.


    My girlfriend who went from build 9926 to 10041 is no longer activated. neither of the two product key work (Neither Pro Or Enterprise).. i have even tried having her attempt to use command prompt for manual activation but nothing works.. Im thinking i could try Microsoft toolkit since it should be activated anyways (ive heard of a success story why not maybe try it)m. Or maybe just wiping it again might work?
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  2. Joined : Jan 2015
    Posts : 194
    Win10
       01 Apr 2015 #2

    Activation


    Hal0freak said: View Post
    My girlfriend who went from build 9926 to 10041 is no longer activated. neither of the two product key work (Neither Pro Or Enterprise).. i have even tried having her attempt to use command prompt for manual activation but nothing works.. Im thinking i could try Microsoft toolkit since it should be activated anyways (ive heard of a success story why not maybe try it)m. Or maybe just wiping it again might work?
    Are you getting nags?

    There other reports of similar problems but I wouldn't worry about it until you're pressed for action.
    I'd wait until after the next upgrade and do a clean install if possible.
    Sounds like a hitch in the gitalong............ not really a bug.
    Next week maybe on a new ISO for 10049 and a clean install will solve all your problems.............
    in the meantime keep trucking until you are shot down.
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  3. Joined : Mar 2015
    Warren, Ohio
    Posts : 70
    Windows 10 x64
       01 Apr 2015 #3

    I have made the 10049 ISO myself and i'm trying to guide her to doing a clean install since she has nothing already on it.. i hope it works for her.
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  4. Joined : Jan 2015
    Posts : 194
    Win10
       01 Apr 2015 #4

    Hal0freak said: View Post
    I have made the 10049 ISO myself and i'm trying to guide her to doing a clean install since she has nothing already on it.. i hope it works for her.
    Has the ISO been tested?
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  5. Joined : Mar 2015
    Warren, Ohio
    Posts : 70
    Windows 10 x64
       01 Apr 2015 #5

    I am actually getting ready to test it out myself on my main machine with a clean wipe (as in deleting the partition entirely then remaking it to ensure total destruction of files). The files are copying to my Flash drive right now.. ill let you know if it works or not though.
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  6. Joined : Jan 2015
    Posts : 194
    Win10
       01 Apr 2015 #6

    Hal0freak said: View Post
    I am actually getting ready to test it out myself on my main machine with a clean wipe (as in deleting the partition entirely then remaking it to ensure total destruction of files). The files are copying to my Flash drive right now.. ill let you know if it works or not though.
    I've heard that can you spot a guy that sent a bad ISO to his girlfriend because he's walking around by himself, kicking rocks, and talking to himself.
    YMMV
    Good luck !
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  7. Joined : Mar 2015
    Warren, Ohio
    Posts : 70
    Windows 10 x64
       01 Apr 2015 #7

    Thanks! About 57% moving my stuff to an IDE HDD..... this will prob be an overnighter lol. but ill be sure to get back. i have been trying to contribute to the forums since I have also needed help i love tech
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  8.    02 Apr 2015 #8

    Are you using NKJFK-GPHP7-G8C3J-P6JXR-HQRJR as the key? Are you using the Windows 10 TP downloads rather than something like the enterprise version?
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  9. Joined : Mar 2015
    Warren, Ohio
    Posts : 70
    Windows 10 x64
       03 Apr 2015 #9

    i had her use the same as me. (The pro using NKJFK-GPHP7-G8C3J-P6JXR-HQRJR as the key)
    Also i haven't gotten her to use the ISO i made but it was a complete success for me
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  10.    03 Apr 2015 #10

    I would suggest doing a clean install from 10041 ISO then upgrading in Windows to 10049.
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