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  1. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 20
    Windows 10 Edu 64Bit
       30 Jul 2015 #21

    Brink said: View Post
    If you only did a clean install to Windows 10 from Windows 7/8, then the free offer Windows 10 will not be activated unless you had already did what I posted above first on that PC.
    Hello, I am back on Windows 10 Pro activated. I was wondering if there is a to factory reset Windows 10. I want to start from scratch, because some of the settings carried out to Windows 10.
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  2. Joined : Jun 2015
    N.Y.
    Posts : 3,005
    Windows 10 Pro 64 bit
       30 Jul 2015 #22

    Behindyouu said: View Post
    Hello, I am back on Windows 10 Pro activated. I was wondering if there is a to factory reset Windows 10. I want to start from scratch, because some of the settings carried out to Windows 10.
    A reset, put copy of Windows 10 on system but with nothing else, no saved settings or installed software like you bought a Win 10 disc and installed it.
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  3. Joined : Jun 2015
    Posts : 10
    10 TP
       30 Jul 2015 #23

    My copy activated itself this morning, so looks like it just takes awhile.
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  4. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 5
    Win10
       30 Jul 2015 #24

    Jamie Cortez said: View Post
    My copy activated itself this morning, so looks like it just takes awhile.
    Jamie, what error did you get before? There are two issues here, one with the server not responding, or the other where the product key is blocked.
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  5. Joined : Jun 2015
    Posts : 10
    10 TP
       30 Jul 2015 #25

    baggadap said: View Post
    Jamie, what error did you get before? There are two issues here, one with the server not responding, or the other where the product key is blocked.
    On the upgrade it activated fine, on the fresh install it gave me the product key was blocked error.

    On log in this morning it has activated.
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  6. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 5
    Win10
       30 Jul 2015 #26

    Jamie Cortez said: View Post
    On the upgrade it activated fine, on the fresh install it gave me the product key was blocked error.

    On log in this morning it has activated.
    Good to hear, did you contact support also?
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  7. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,390
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15007
       30 Jul 2015 #27

    Behindyouu said: View Post
    Hello, I am back on Windows 10 Pro activated. I was wondering if there is a to factory reset Windows 10. I want to start from scratch, because some of the settings carried out to Windows 10.
    @Behindyouu

    Yes, you could reset Windows 10 to default if you like.

    Reset Windows 10
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  8. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 20
    Windows 10 Edu 64Bit
       30 Jul 2015 #28

    Brink said: View Post
    @Behindyouu

    Yes, you could reset Windows 10 to default if you like.

    Reset Windows 10
    I have a problem. My computer is stuck at resetting this pc 99% for a hour. Any way to fix this?
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  9. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,390
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15007
       30 Jul 2015 #29

    If you still have hard drive activity, then it would be best to let it sit until finished. Sometimes it can take quite a while.
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  10. Joined : Sep 2014
    Posts : 2,923
    Windows 10 Pro
       30 Jul 2015 #30

    baggadap said: View Post
    Jamie, what error did you get before? There are two issues here, one with the server not responding, or the other where the product key is blocked.
    I've seen at least one report which claims that the Blocked key issue was related to a lack of temporary file space, or an existing file that it couldn't overwrite in temp files. Running a disk cleanup and clearing temp files solved it. Not sure if that's the case for everyone.
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