Only once I had to use phone activation but that might have been for other reasons, such as the activation limit having been reached on that particular laptop. It is bought and paid for and I believe thats how it should be! You, as a student, qualify to use Home and Student version of Office. Part 2: Get The Windows 8 Product Key Using Command Prompt If nothing helps you, you have to ask the new replacement key from Microsoft. So sorry I purchased from acer. Acer pre-installed versions of Windows use a different mechanism to activate Windows which is not integrated on the normal installation discs.
Method 3: And if you want to recover the product key from Windows Registry, try out ProduKey from NirSoft. Moab: Funny, I've done just that with multiple Win8 laptops. In this case, Acer can not assist in activating the Operating System. So, what you can do in such case? I guess I should try reformatting it again? How to recover and how to guides might also interest you. I have what is probably the silliest question you have ever heard. This can be done within seconds.
I would also suggest that you use proper English sentence structure and grammar when posting online. First find out the exact version of your Windows, and write to Microsoft. I have an old image of windows 8, but the chances aren't big it's of this device. Use of Third Party Software is at your own risk. Ya know, I originally got to this page by asking the same question. Aren't this way is very simple to find out your Windows 8 or 8. Luckily, there is a powerful program available to help: Product Key Finder.
Laptops with preinstalled Windows 8 or Windows 8. You can't add a Windows 8 Pro Pack or Media Center key unless you bought it. So, I had to reformat my pos Toshiba laptop that originally came with Winblowz 8. Microsoft cannot guarantee that any problems resulting from the use of Third Party Software can be solved. I contacted them to find out what gave them permission to access my computer.
You will have to purchase a full retail edition of Office 2010 now to continue to use Office products. Reasons to Look out for Windows 8 Product Key : Basically there are two major reasons because of which you are here looking for your Original Windows 8 Product key that i have listed below. On all the rest though, no problems at all. If anything in the above guide didn't work as described, and you weren't able to find the Windows 8. For Samsung, press F4 at power up.
Keep this key saved for future purposes. After the download, we extract the. Can anyone help me with this problem? It works perfectly with any computer, even the hard disk is crashed. Alternative way to get the Windows 8. In the confirmation email while purchasing Another place to find your Windows 8 product key is the confirmation email that Microsoft sent you at the time of purchase. Windows is far too hard to deal with.
They bought it off some dude on Kijiji. The windows cd key was provided by toshiba so its an rtm version. Acer holds a group license and they will not give you a product key. Sorry I just couldn't let it go. In fact, the product key was not saved in the software where it can be wiped in the Windows 8. I upgraded all of them to Win10 using a clean install of windows 10 and images. I'm repairing an Acer Aspire V5 571p laptop for my roommates.
In your case, you are not restricted to the application that is described in this tutorial, and you can choose any other program of your choice. My guess is that, like the laptop I have now, the motherboard was probably replaced and the new motherboard did not have a product key stored in it. Then we of the laptop from which we want to get the Window 8. Extract the zip file package to get the script file. You will have to purchase Office 2010 now as 2007 is no longer available. Once done, it will show that the new product key has been installed.