1. Joined : Apr 2015
    Posts : 14
    Windows 10 Tech. Preview
       28 Apr 2015 #1

    Windows not activated


    Hello

    I was forced into reinstalling Windows 10 Tech. preview last night. Installation run smooth, but im now stuck back at build 9879, and worn't update. I think this may be because my windows build is not activated proberly.

    When i enter Control Panel > System > System I says that Windows is not Activated

    Anyone know how to fix this? I still have the key i was given for the insider program?
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  2. Joined : Jan 2014
    Oak Ridge TN, USA
    Posts : 23,939
    Windows 10 Pro x64
       28 Apr 2015 #2

    PeaceDealer said: View Post
    Hello

    I was forced into reinstalling Windows 10 Tech. preview last night. Installation run smooth, but im now stuck back at build 9879, and worn't update. I think this may be because my windows build is not activated proberly.

    When i enter Control Panel > System > System I says that Windows is not Activated

    Anyone know how to fix this? I still have the key i was given for the insider program?
    I think that the support of that early build has stopped. You need to have a newer one like 10041 to update to any other build.
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  3. Joined : Apr 2015
    Posts : 14
    Windows 10 Tech. Preview
       28 Apr 2015 #3

    I can only find ISO filed for 9926? Would that be sufficient?
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  4. Joined : Jan 2014
    Oak Ridge TN, USA
    Posts : 23,939
    Windows 10 Pro x64
       28 Apr 2015 #4

    PeaceDealer said: View Post
    I can only find ISO filed for 9926? Would that be sufficient?
    You can get the ISO for 10041 here: Download Windows 10 Technical Preview - Windows 10 Forums

    Windows 10 Technical Preview ISO March Update - Microsoft Windows
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  5. Joined : Apr 2015
    Posts : 14
    Windows 10 Tech. Preview
       28 Apr 2015 #5

    Thanks (Y)
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  6. Joined : Jan 2014
    Oak Ridge TN, USA
    Posts : 23,939
    Windows 10 Pro x64
       28 Apr 2015 #6

    PeaceDealer said: View Post
    Thanks (Y)
    You're very welcome and have fun with the build.
    Jeff
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  7. Joined : Sep 2014
    Posts : 729
    win 7 dual boot / 10
       28 Apr 2015 #7

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    PeaceDealer said: View Post
    I can only find ISO filed for 9926? Would that be sufficient?
    The expire date must be still current for the build to work
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