Called the number this morning. In truth, the server is trying to validate the key over the internet, which of course doesn't work if your server doesn't have a path out. Well, I guess that means Afganistan, because its the only one listed, and the selector down-arrow is grayed-out. Your own personal understanding and kindness in touching all things was excellent. Hello my name is Scott McArthur and I am a Senior Support Escalation Engineer in the Windows group. I moved it around and it licensing now works perfectly.
Usually, we use to activate windows server, if an internet connection available or by accessing to kms server, but here we will be using an automated phone services to activate windows 2012 r2 server. I spent 4 days with Microsoft trying to get some helps. Note If you receive error 0xC004F015 when trying to activate Windows 10 Enterprise, see. In previous versions of Windows, it would prompt you to enter a product key, then ask if you would like to activate over the internet. Do it exactly like that and it works.
However, it will not activate clients successfully until the activation threshold is met. Clients will activate if the count is 25 or higher. Failing that I might ring Smoothwall for some advice as I can't get connection through to the Adobe creative cloud to download software from them. This is very useful for isolated lab scenarios. We are not licensed for Server 2016. Please try those steps: Cause: Whilst this is not obvious, this is caused by having the wrong product key. With other user's input and I was able to put together the complete steps.
Because of checking through the world-wide-web and obtaining proposals which are not powerful, I thought my life was done. Other posts left out small bits here and there, etc. Thanks for helping make community forums a great place. Thanks for the information, we have the same problem with vmw. As soon as I add to the school network activation fails.
Installation went fine and it ran good without problem. In this post will show you how to activate windows 2012 R2 server offline. After Windows Server 2008 Core Edition is installed do the following at a cmd prompt 1. I know, but I was trying everything. For more information, see the information for Windows 7 in. Thank you for clearing this up.
For detailed instructions, see and. This same message is to be found in the event log of all guests. Here is for anyone who try activate over phone on machine that has no internect connection. Don't worry about this error. Ok, now you have to activate the Office — but if you, like I do, face te vmw. I've added all the exceptions but nothing! If I do the slui 4 it brings up the activation window but show me other ways to activate is still greyed out. This is a expected behavior, but running in compatibility mode will not fix it.
I've done more than sigh. In notepad it will be broken out into the 9×6 groups and easier to read. Servers and volume editions of Microsoft Office products will activate if the count is five or greater. Even though Windows doesn't tell you this, it has stored the product key somewhere. I tried installing Windows 2008 and can activate by phone in the same environment. We have 50 Linx 1010 tablets with Windows 10 Pro on.
This can be 25 servers, 25 clients, or a mixture of the two equally at least 25. It is good to know, that I am not alone with this problem: Faulting application name: Vmw. Here are the steps and I was able to activate over the phone. That was my experience yesterday and I was frustrated beyond belief getting passed between volume licensing and tech support several times. Regards Andy hi Andy, Did you make sure your command-line is right? So if you now try the phone activation wizard again, it will work. I have a Dell laptop that also won't activate. You can't activate windows by phone because you have not put in the correct product key number.