Can somebody help me out? I downloaded the office pack from getintopc. Now I again need to upgrade to 10 due to non working of some of files in win 8. I am really new to Microsoft Toolkit, so i don't know what this means. Also, there is an additional method to get rid of 0xC004F074 error by running the System File Checker on your operating system. You can also click on the error detail to find the exact error.
Criminals online impersonate well-known companies and try to trick people into downloading fake software updates to wither swindle money or unconsciously install spyware-related programs. Hi SuccesFullGamer Yes, it is as I explained, you are running the Enterprise Edition of Windows 10, which is a volume licence and cannot be used by the private individual, because the licence will require regular rearming. Hi Omar, I believe the Win8 installed here is a cracked version. The recommended installation is the 32-bit version of Office on a 64-bit version of Windows. I am still stick at the same error message, and i've run out of reArms. It will diagnose your damaged computer.
If the copy of Windows 8 is bought from Microsoft directly or from a retail store, it is the responsibility of Microsoft. Good Luck I gave dell service code given in the back of laptop from that they got all the details. I have for quite a while now, tried to activate both Windows 7 and Microsoft Office 2016 on my computer, but it only fails every time. After a long and frustrating phone call with both Lenovo and Microsoft, I found out that the product key I have is Volume License while my version of Windows is Enterprise Edition. But some users have reported an error code 0xC004F074 during the time of activation.
Go to the Activation tab 4. Doing a factory reset will install the original software. Enter the commands below one at a time, and press Enter after each command. However, you can also try to activate Windows 10 by phone using the step-by-step instructions below. My mom just got a new computer, and we decided to install office 2016 on it.
While Microsoft has released the patch immediately and fixed the bug, it keeps reappearing with the Cumulative Windows Updates. Redundant questions that have been previously answered will be removed. Make sure you have all information necessary to confirm that you have an authentic product. If this is a branded laptop, their tech support can help you recover it. Click on the Start button and select the option called Settings. But if you have the option to do a factory reset, that is the best to do in your situation.
Once installed it will run a full system scan and help you to resolve the issue. Any tips would be highly appreciated, since we only have 3 days to activate it, before Microsoft wil be bugging us to buy an Office lisence. Afterwards I even turned avast on again, re-armed and re-activated, just to see what happens. If yes, then you may run into problems when de-activating your third-party anti-virus because then, Windows Defender will come on automatically. Take a backup and re-install everything to factory settings and then try to activate it. Submissions must be related to the discussion of digital piracy. Jake Doe - Computer technology geek Jake Doe is a News Editor at Ugetfix.
This error code appears only during the time of activation when the Software Licensing Service reports that it cannot activate the product key since the Key Management Service cannot be contacted. Talk with a supervisor if needed. Hi, Im just wondering if you could help me, my laptop keeps asking me to activate windows but it keeps failing. Bought the desktop new in Best Buy 1 month ago without windows 8 activated!! Do you know if your friends machine is 32 or 64 bit? Try Microsoft chat support to get live help from Microsoft agent to resolve the activation issue: Let us know if this helps! If you leave out this field, it means to sync the clock of the local machine. I just purchased a new laptop that only a partial Office 2010 program pre-installed so I installed my authentic Office 2010 copy from my desktop to my laptop and had to call Microsoft to validate my product key. Make sure they have the correct time zones set and that their clocks are accurate for that time zone. Do you know if your friends machine is 32 or 64 bit? I think it is essential that the first time activation is successful.
Instead looked into your websites Belarc Advisor to get my product id. Tatenda: Windows 8 Pro can be installed in one of 2 ways: Retail or Volume License. Is there a Windows sticker on the casing of our device and if so what exactly is printed on that sticker? If using server core, run timedate. Hi Edwin, Try the steps mentioned here for Win 8. If the issue persists, perform steps provided in method 1 to activate using a phone.
For now, I installed Office 2013 on my main machine. I downloaded the office pack from getintopc. What recourse does the customer have in this circumstance? Failed Windows 10 Activation with an error code 0xC004F074 is a well-known issue, which emerged right after the release of Windows 10 in 2015. If it failed, you need to contact Acer to get this fixed. I will be updating this article on a regular basis on steps that could be used to fix this problem.