Windows 8 Activation

If Windows 8 will not activate from the UW licensed version attempt the following.

As the "Administrator" from the *command prompt, type:

slmgr.vbs -ipk <enter product key>

To activate windows after changing the product key, type:

slmgr.vbs -ato"

* You must be the Administrator, or run As Administrator

Keywords:Windows 8, Product Key, Activation, UW MAK,   Doc ID:22271
Owner:David L.Group:Department of Dermatology
Created:2012-01-17 12:42 CDTUpdated:2012-10-31 10:28 CDT
Sites:Department of Dermatology
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