Or is the reason i'm getting the product key is blocked, due to i'm trying to use it on a windows install not coming from the disc's supplied Or is it more likely i've been seen off by the guy who sold it to me and it's been blocked as its been used with multiple pc's already. Problem is, noone seems to know how to determine the real reason why they are being blocked. I'm tempted to do down to pc world and have them verify if the product is genuine. Good day, I am writing on behalf of my girlfriend who has updated to Windows 7 a few months ago. I updated to Windows 10 but could not complete the Activation process. Noel Paton Nil Carborundum Illegitemi No - I do not work for Microsoft, or any of its contractors.
Step 3: Follow the prompts to finish the redemption and setup process. Talking to msoft they only suggest buying another copy of win8. Try the soft,calm,reasonable approach 1st and to get him onside and only play hardball if he refuses to accept return of defective goods without good reason Lets see what happens if it's blocked then it's probably a bootleg key last year when Windows 7 first came out a few bootleg corporate keys hit the internet and were blocked by microsoft. On the other hand, according to Windows 10 activation error code description, this problem also can be caused by add new feature in Programs and Features, See: Please refer its suggestion to contact Microsoft Activation Center to activate your Windows. I boot up my laptop today, that was upgraded to Win10 from Win 8.
Was it massivelly cheaper than normal? But I need to know what, if anything I can do. We do people always have to try and scam and rip others off. Better back up my stuff, record my programs, and then be off. Hi everyone, I purchased a copy of Windows 7 Ultimate from Bayswater Solutions on Amazon. My father in law would like to have Windows 10 as a free upgrade per Windows advertisements. It didn't come in the original packaging, so no sticker and thus, no Key. I attempted to upgrade from Vista multiple times and the upgrade failed.
Did you bought your device pre-installed with Windows 7? General Discussion I purchased my Windows 7 Pro and installed it, thinking that I would activate it later, then didn't use the computer for some time. Give us an update on what happens. If you aren't sure which site to use, you can enter your product key using the. Except, I have decided to replace the hdd with an ssd to pick up some performance. But expect that they would need to do an investigations as the product was delivered. When upgrading to Windows 10, you can activate by digital entitlement where they let you activate the new install of Windows 10 with the former product key on the condition you upgraded from your previous Windows install you can't do anything on the line of a clean install with digital entitlement. If failed, this can be the Volume License problem, please contact Volume Center for further assistance.
Or just type winver in the search box and it should give you the option to run it. Vendor not answering emails or phone -- but it is Sunday! When I try to activate it, it complains that the Product Key has been blocked by Microsoft. Internet Speed: Gigabit Ethernet + 2. I paid £82 for it so looks like i may have been sold a knock off version. I called msoft and they said use the Key on the sticker on the box.
Office 365 Business Premium Step 1: Go to Step 2: Enter your Office product key without hyphens, and then select Next. Run showkey plus from this forum. Former Windows 10 Technical Preview key or Windows product key? The retailer is not responding to contact attempts and appears to have gone out of business. After which I could not activate windows as it said the Key was blocked Cuz of hard drive crash I purchased a new one and installed windows 10. Step 2: In the Sign in to set up Office window, select I don't want to sign in or create an account it's a small link at the bottom of the window. Step 3: Enter your Office product key, without hyphens.
In fact, they are all blocked for activation. The person that sold you the system has formatted the Surface Pro 2, probably deleted the recovery partition as well, and installed Windows 8 with a illegally squired product key, and sold it back to stores. I was having some driver issues mouse clicking on its own and had a bunch of programs I hadn't touched in months so I opted to do a clean install of Windows 10. Hi All, My Problem has been solved by re-installing windows 8. Run winver and post the results here.
I can log into msoft and use the serial number to check remaining warranty and when I use that get-image link I see the pertinent details. To check this, you can perform the steps posted on this. Thanks took the advice and phoned microsoft. Select your version of Office below for help with this error message. She then bought Windows 7 Professional. Hi, I'm sorry for missing your title. I can roll back to 7 but when I upgrade again I assume the same thing will happen? However when I go to the Activation screen, it will.
This is unfortunate though because if it happened once, it might happen again, but the next time, it may be outside of the free upgrade period unless their servers have my product key, so it might not matter. Step 3 : Enter your Office product key, without hyphens. I wonder if anyone else also had a similar problem. Try downloading and running the tool, then click on the Copy button at the bottom of that tool, paste to notepad and save as. Installed windows with no problems the first time round, updated, upgraded to windows 10, passed windows validation with no problems. Enter office setup product key for office 2010 or office 2011 for mac My Product key is not working First, make sure that you are entering the key correctly on the right site.