The activation server determined the specified product key has been blocked for this geographic location. It shows the last 5 digits of the product key info, and they are different from my previous windows 7 key, so somehow they have automatically changed. Just phone into the activation number. Use another key and see. Holding on to all keys you get, old or new would be wise. It didn't come in the original packaging, so no sticker and thus, no Key. 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.
Thanks took the advice and phoned microsoft. I don't know what to do. What should I do now? If it still failed, I would suggest you to contact the Microsoft customer service for activating Windows. Windows 10 is working fine, but says it's not activated. If you put incorrect permission on Tokens. Unfortunately, regardless of the licensing terms, persons still abuse the program, either giveaway product keys or resell it on auction sites.
I paid £82 for it so looks like i may have been sold a knock off version. The log file must have been successfully backed up. Those that do tend to get their key replaced with a windows 10 key in the event of a hardware deactivation. You should not be prompted for a cdkey At cmd prompt type the following Slmgr. Activation server determined specific product key has been blocked? I boot up my laptop today, that was upgraded to Win10 from Win 8.
Please see the Application Event Log for additional information. Close the Command Prompt window. Begin by clicking the Start menu, then type: slui. Which Antivirus utility do you have installed? So what i've been sold is not a genuine version of windows Back to the seller for a refund i think hope and some nice call charges to my mobile phone company for a 0844 number. When I try to activate again, I get the message the the product key has been blocked.
First of all we discuss manual way to remove windows error 0xc004c003. If you are using windows 7 or 8 then type net stop sppsvc or if you are using windows vista then type net stop slsvc in command prompt and press enter. There must be an error, requiring human intervention. The WiFi works now, but could that have been the cause of this? The seal on the media case was in place. Hope these Error 0xC004C003 methods will help you surely, and you liked them too. · Contact your Microsoft Activation Center.
Check your product keys which you have enter and retype it if there is any mistake. I doubt Microsoft will give you a license, 'cause it's Microsoft, but hopefully they'll look into it, especially if others got screwed over and reported it. I hope something here helps you. We do people always have to try and scam and rip others off. Thanks Rixander, that is the program I used to get the key. With Windows Vista we introduced 2 methods for activating volume license versions of Windows.
Hello, my name is Scott McArthur. It shows the last 5 digits of the product key info, and they are different from my previous windows 7 key, so somehow they have automatically changed. I just followed the on screen instructions. This error code means the following: 0xC004C008 The activation server determined that the specified product key could not be used. The credit card company will deal with the vendor ie: won't get his money. To overcome with this error you have to strictly follow the instruction which is given below.
But I need to know what, if anything I can do. I don't know what it will give you, but you can try to report the Vendor to Microsoft. Otherwise, the system will go into the Notifications state at the end of the grace period. That leads me to believe that it must've gotten changes at some point. Everything will appear to work until you reach that seventh activation. I did have to do a system restore the other day because something screwy was happening with my WiFi, but the restore point was from a few days ago. 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.
I get an error code Error code: 0xC004C003 - The activation server determined the specific product key has been blocked?? Note they will access your pc remotely to fix the problem. The product key is for business users where you have to have a contract with microsoft and cannot be used for home use. Copies blocked for activation must be manually activated by. The Activation server determined the specified product key has. This issue may also occur if Windows has been modified by malware to allow additional features to be installed. That sounds alot like he has tried to pull a fast one! Is your date and time correct? If you block it on the server. Will I need this activation for possible something else in the future? Note the windows 10 key reported by produkey is generic so its not proof of ownership.
I keep getting messages telling me to activate windows 10. Type the following at elevated command prompt Slmgr. Now, the system is in the Notifications state. Please contact your system administrator. Issue: When you try to activate a computer you receive the following error code: 0xC004C008.