Windows 10: Windows 10 Organization Activation Key

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  1.    25 Nov 2016 #11

    Bree said: View Post
    This sounds like the red "Some settings are managed by your organization" notice that sometimes appears on a Settings page. This can be down to something as simple as using gpedit to change certain settings, but there doesn't seem to be a definitive list of which ones trigger the message. It doesn't mean some sinister 'Organisation' has control of the PC, it just means certain registry settings have been changed from their defaults. The reference to an 'organisation' is because such changes are most commonly found when a company sets a system-wide policy for their employees. I first saw this on my upgrade from Windows 7 to the first RTM release (Win10 Home 10240) last year - and I'm definitely a home-based user. Discussed further here...
    Some settings are managed by your organisation
    Alright, thank you.
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  2.    25 Nov 2016 #12

    Equation said: View Post
    First time I entered the code it says it couldn't be activated because of an Organization. Don't know if organization being Microsoft or the company my dad works for.
    Where did you get your install media from?
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  3.    25 Nov 2016 #13

    alphanumeric said: View Post
    Where did you get your install media from?
    I do not know, I got it from my dad, he burned it on a CD. He works at CoxMedia with IT infrastructure.
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  4.    25 Nov 2016 #14

    Equation said: View Post
    I do not know, I got it from my dad, he burned it on a CD. He works at CoxMedia with IT infrastructure.
    Ok, no way to know, unless you ask him, but it may have been custom modified. If it was modified with group policies set during the install, that may explain the message you got. Now that its activated with a digital license, you could if you wanted to, clean install Pro with media from the media creation tool. There would be no extra programs etc installed.
    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/9...-download.html
    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/2...dows-10-a.html
    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/1...n-install.html
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  5.    25 Nov 2016 #15

    alphanumeric said: View Post
    Ok, no way to know, unless you ask him, but it may have been custom modified. If it was modified with group policies set during the install, that may explain the message you got. Now that its activated with a digital license, you could if you wanted to, clean install Pro with media from the media creation tool. There would be no extra programs etc installed.
    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/9...-download.html
    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/2...dows-10-a.html
    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/1...n-install.html
    Thanks for your answer.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 
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