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. One of the notifications said to purchase a new license or run Windows Setup, I have run Setup, creating a new custom installation entering the Win7 Ultimate product key as before with automatic activation - Control Panel System Information has '3 days to automatic activation'. I still have the email confirming my Windows 7 Upgrade order and the fact that it was shipped to me. This forum has some of the best people in the world available to help. Can I please have your opinion.
Note: When buying Microsoft software as a digital download, we recommend that you avoid auction sites and peer-to-peer P2P file sharing sites. Now, the system is in the Notifications state. If I upgrade to Windows 7, my friend's hardware also needs upgrading, which is an additional expense. I tried phone activation with the same results. If the key is being copied and pasted, make sure that em dashes have not been substituted for the dashes in the key. 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.
Windows 8 have no product key stickers on pre-installed systems. That sounds alot like he has tried to pull a fast one! Hello fares-pcw, Could you type the exact text on the product description line of the Certificate of Authenticity that came with the disc? Providing its the same version Basic, Home Premium, Ultimate etc What happens when you put your dads serial number in?! If you used your credit card, then, the company with which you did business has a copy of the proof of purchase. If you use the same Microsoft account to buy or redeem multiple Office 365 subscriptions, you extend the amount of time for your subscription, up to a maximum of 5 years. Also - have a look at this video. Please see the Application Event Log for additional information.
We do people always have to try and scam and rip others off. When the credit cards are reported as stolen and the occur, Microsoft deactivates the keys, and those Windows installations are no longer activated—but the criminal gets away with the money people paid for them. Thanks took the advice and phoned microsoft. I tried the phone validation and received the same. 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.
One example is the online , where you can buy a wide variety of genuine software and hardware directly from Microsoft in select markets. Its true that it still requires the hardware finger print but that replacement key is what you will have to give them to prove you own a windows 10 license once they replace your old windows 7 key because they invalidate the old windows 7 key when replacing it. Darin I'm very thankful for your assistance I will take a picture and e-mail it to you as soon as possible. Please try to redeem your product key at. Some keys may be education keys intended for students but obtained fraudulently. It is not valid for home use.
We stuck it in a , and it worked for about a year. These sites also sell gray-market video game keys, which are also of questionable origin and may be revoked in the future. I'm tempted to do down to pc world and have them verify if the product is genuine. The reseller won't return my correspondence which is a good indication they're up to no good. Here's where you can enter those product keys.
Please go to your , locate the Pay settings section, and select the link for Change how you pay or Fix how you pay. Everytime i have to reinstall the operation system they block my key. This has raised red flags at Microsoft, and detected multiple computers being used with the same key, and blocked it, as it is considered a leaked key. . All the disc holographics are perfect, legitimate looking sealed box. The features below in my laptop are disabled due to some policy: 1.
This doesn't increase the number of Office devices you can be signed in to or increase the amount of online storage that's available with the subscription. See here for more details. The key has been blocked. Proof of a transaction is essentially a receipt. For more information, see and. Just phone into the activation number.