At no point in the upgrade did I change or enter any product keys. Please contact your system administrator. 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 followed the instructions and did a normal upgrade, not a clean install. Ensure that it is activated and then if you wish, clean install Windows 10 on the same device. Windows 10 is working fine, but says it's not activated. The activation server determined that the specified prodcut key could not be used.
I get an error code Error code: 0xC004C003 - The activation server determined the specific product key has been blocked?? I don't know what it will give you, but you can try to report the Vendor to Microsoft. My computer came with a genuine version of Windows 8 preinstalled and I can provide any information, such as my serial number. Hi guys i know this is a mac forum and i do own a mac but this is a quick question about windows installed via bootcamp. Its the one for windows 10 too. To resolve this issue, you must reinstall the operating system. I do not know my product key. Now restart your Pc, after reboot again you face 0xc004c003 error then you should try another way to solve this error download which is third party repair tool.
Which Antivirus utility do you have installed? I just followed the on screen instructions. Just got off the phone with a representative. I updated my pc from windows 7 home edition to windows 7 pro. Better back up my stuff, record my programs, and then be off. Activation server determined the specified product.
Was it massivelly cheaper than normal? The version was installed and working fine since the. Install the Operating system from volume license media. This error code means the following: 0xC004C008 The activation server determined that the specified product key could not be used. Either activate Windows where you bought it or buy a new product key. You can also try reinstalling your original version of Windows. At no point in the upgrade did I change or enter any product keys. The key allows for 6 activations on different hardware and 10 activations on the same hardware.
I got the notification that my upgrade was available from windows 7 Home Prem. That leads me to believe that it must've gotten changes at some point. The key is now obsolete, as it has been blacklisted by Microsoft since August 2004, and affected computers will display a. 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. See for information on the different types of keys.
Select Go to Store, and check if a valid license is available for your device. Each code should work on every disc! My windows 7 key obviously doesn't work to activate 10 either. Error code: 0xC004F061 This error occurs if Windows 7 or Windows 8. Error code: 0xC004C003 Error description: The activation server determined the specified product key has been blocked. Msoft's reply, buy another copy of windows.
The link just is not there in the system page of the control panel. Validate Now: You can confirm that your software is genuine now. But it looks like many users are unable to and getting errors while trying to activate Windows 10. Or maybe some kind of restore disc? The credit card company will deal with the vendor ie: won't get his money. Just phone into the activation number. The activation server determined the specified key is. Thanks Rixander, that is the program I used to get the key.
I followed the instructions and did a normal upgrade, not a clean install. Obtain and install a genuine product key, and activate the system during the grace period. I doubt that reflects Microsoft's official stance, though. Microsoft considers both of these exploits to be a violation of the Terms and Conditions. Select the Phone Activation option, call the number, do not select any options and wait for a person to pick up, then explain what happened. Error Description: The Activation server determined the specified product key has been.