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My apologies for bad terminology. #9 Spartan PC Services, Oct 29, 2012 pcpickup Expand Collapse Member Likes Received: 11 Location: Taylor MI I am doing some reading and so far But i will try it in the next few days.Click to expand... If you want to nuke and pave your system with just Windows 8 and not OEM shipped bloatware you will be out of luck. At a local store (Officeworks) they sell a Windows 8.1 full version DVD for a cheaper price. have a peek here

I'm in basically the same position you are in. As it turns out, I got this one right. "Think of the Microsoft Account as a way to validate [that] a user can re-activate rather than thinking the license is tied This is a common question that dates back to the first days of product activation: How much of your PC's hardware can you replace before product activation pops up and requires If you want to disable these annoying notifications, follow this guide. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_8-windows_install/moving-windows-8-to-a-new-pc-activation-question/159b4fe5-5ca9-4d3c-bee2-4a68a1c59f19

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windows 8.1 was download from the internet did not give me an activation key how can i put a activation key in when i dont hav windows 8 activation key new Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed that users perceived they owned this "thing", which I felt they did not).

  1. The reason I ask this question is a lot of the time you need to enter the product key to activate.
  2. Can you move it to a different Microsoft account or sell/give it away to a different person?
  3. I have a: Win Pro 8 64bit Eng Intl 1pk DSP OEI DVD on the disk carton it says:windows 8 pro eng intl for oem software Will I be able to
  4. Installation & Setup Windows 8 Activation and UACOk, so here's what I keep running into.......I turn off UAC, and within a few hours I start getting a notification that I need
  5. how many re installs can I perform?
  6. A+ Certified This helped me too 1 Kudo Reply cloverz7 Punch Card Posts: 10 Registered: ‎01-09-2013 Location: South Carolina Message 3 of 4 (929 Views) Re: Y500 windows 8 activation question
  7. I meant the Windows 8 machines you would walk into a retail store and buy.
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  9. When Microsoft introduced the ability to save this information to users' Microsoft accounts, I was confused because this change seemed to blur the lines between activation (which is PC-based) and "ownership"

Windows 8.1- Using activation key that was preinstalled on computer Windows 8.1 activation key invalid after enabling Windows 8 features in UEFI? If no what happens if I change my motherboard or the SSD with windows on it? Win8 OTOH is officially not supposed to have any grace period as per MS. –Karan Nov 3 '12 at 1:08 You don't need to specify %windir% at the beginning How To Stop Windows Activation Pop Up Windows 7 EDIT Edit this Article Home » Categories » Computers and Electronics » Operating Systems » Windows » Windows 8 ArticleEditDiscuss Edit ArticleHow to Turn Off Windows Activation Messages in Windows 8

It is designated by a white flag icon. However, the key isn't activated at install time and the installation goes just fine without Internet connection (or calling Microsoft). I was able to get to the net somehow and I installed and ran Malwarebytes and got rid of SmartHDD. Except that...

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Alerts Alert Preferences Show All... https://www.thurrott.com/windows/windows-10/75754/windows-10-activation-questions-answered Please try the request again. Disable Windows Activation Popup Windows 8 Memtest86+ | Seatools How to Benchtest Info & Selection of PSU's « Enable system protection? | Ulead Video Studio 9 Tech Support Needed » Thread Tools Show Printable Version Download How To Remove Activate Windows 8 Watermark Permanently And when that happens, will you be able to reactivate?

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Did you not read your own article? #17 nlinecomputers, Oct 29, 2012 bdoggman Expand Collapse Member Likes Received: 7 From what i'm reading , looks like a lot of people in Japanese Looking for Arnol'd quote about Russian students vs western mathematicians How can I carefully find out if a professor's work is well-respected within the department? What do I do if the Windows activation box is grayed out? Check This Out All rights reserved Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Browser Compatibility Tech Support Forum Security Center Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help General Computer Security Computer Security News Microsoft Support BSOD, Crashes And Hangs

Showing results for  Search instead for  Do you mean  Users Online 144 Members / 3260 Guests English Community > Lenovo Notebooks > Lenovo P, Y and Z series Notebooks > Y500 Windows Activation Greyed Out I read the article and I did not see the part that said "Will only re-install with original OEM Media" #19 pcpickup, Oct 29, 2012 nlinecomputers Expand Collapse Well-Known Member Click Open Action Center in the menu. 3 Display the Action Center settings.

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Answer this question Flag as... Or, maybe you have already done a work with a winactivator. Edit: Tried to research into this but came up empty handed. Windows Activation Greyed Out In Action Center Windows Updates & Activation Basic activation questionI am planning to upgrade to windows 8 pro..I might buy the retail upgrade for 1999Rs.

Answer this question Flag as... Did this article help you? You can create a repair disc by running "Windows 7 File Recovery" Yes that is correct Windows 7 not 8, just search for it from the start screen.Click to expand... this contact form The point of this change was to help those people who had successfully upgraded to Windows 10 and then decided to reset the PC back to a clean install of Windows

But here it is. Is it possible to make an alloy that melts at low temperatures and solidifies at high temperatures? Can I activate my free Windows 10 upgrade after the July 29 cut-off date? Don't expect your life to be easy, though.

I mean, if I decide to re install soon, would I lose my key? Under "Security Messages," uncheck the box next to Windows Activation. 5 Save the settings change. Several of the directories... I have this question too 0 Kudos Reply bdesigns Lenovo Support Partner Posts: 105 Registered: ‎01-09-2013 Location: Raleigh, NC Message 2 of 4 (960 Views) Re: Y500 windows 8 activation question

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