Windows 10: Cannot Activate Windows With Either Key. Solved

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
  1.    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?
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    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.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3.    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.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  4.    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?
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  5.    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.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  6.    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 !
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  7.    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
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  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?
      My ComputersSystem Spec

  9.    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
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  10.    03 Apr 2015 #10

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


 
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast

Related Threads
Installation & Upgrade Activate Windows 10 in Tutorials
How to Activate Windows 10 Activation helps verify that your copy of Windows is genuine and hasnít been used on more devices than the Microsoft Software License Terms allow. How you activate Windows 10 after reinstalling it depends on how...
Hi there You CAN activate Windows 10240 on to a new system if you've copied / restored from an already activated image even if it's on different hardware. After re-boot smply update some of the drivers --Video / graphics is usually the most...
Windows does not activate after clean install in Windows Updates and Activation
Yesterday, I did a clean install of build 10162, and during the install, I was prompted to insert my key. I clicked skip, and now if I go to "Activation", it says "Windows is not activated". I tried this and it did not work. What should I do ? ...
Solved do I need INTERNET to Activate windows 10 in Windows Updates and Activation
hi do I need Mandatory INTERNET connected on my PC to Activate windows 10. or with out Internet also it will Activated. Please let me know. thanks
Solved How to activate Windows 10 Build10074 in Windows Updates and Activation
Hear we go again, after another update, can't activate the new build. Anyone know a working key to use with this build?
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 20:21.
Find Us