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  • Question

  • Sir,

         I am Avinash SAmal from Metronet. While i tried to active my server 2008 r2 standard by giving the product key it saying Product key is not valid. But its only the valid product key. This server is very important to us. Please help me as soon as possible.

    Regrades 

    Avinash Samal

    mobile no- +91 9620841275

    Metronet


    • Edited by belltele Monday, October 13, 2014 10:36 AM
    Monday, October 13, 2014 10:18 AM

Answers


  • Try running, Windows Volume License Activation Diagnostics tool

    Download from : http://support2.microsoft.com/kb/2671818

    Monday, October 13, 2014 4:52 PM
  • Hi,

    Thank you for posting in Windows Server Forum.

    Is there any update for your issue?
    Have you tried to upgrade the server from other version and then trying to activate?

    If this is the case then for server 2008 R2 there is one KB and workaround available, please go through for details. 
    Features missing or incorrect memory reported after using dism /set-edition to upgrade computer
    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2652825

    Hope it helps!

    Thanks.

    Dharmesh Solanki

    TechNet Community Support

    Wednesday, October 15, 2014 1:27 AM

All replies

  • Hi Avinash,

    I would suggest you to not to share any produt (license) keys.

    Try to activate using phone line,

    http://blogs.technet.com/b/askcore/archive/2009/02/02/how-to-activate-windows-server-2008-core-edition-with-mak-key-over-the-phone.aspx

    Contact Activation Center to verify license key is valid or not,

    India
    (91) 80 4010 3000
    1800 11 11 00 or 1800 102 1100


    http://support2.microsoft.com/kb/929826


    Regards,
    Manjunath Sullad

    Monday, October 13, 2014 10:35 AM
  • Activation center is giving the response of keys are valid and they cant assist further. i have contacted activation center 5 times for this problem. Need your support
    Monday, October 13, 2014 11:19 AM

  • Try running, Windows Volume License Activation Diagnostics tool

    Download from : http://support2.microsoft.com/kb/2671818

    Monday, October 13, 2014 4:52 PM
  • Hi,

    Thank you for posting in Windows Server Forum.

    Is there any update for your issue?
    Have you tried to upgrade the server from other version and then trying to activate?

    If this is the case then for server 2008 R2 there is one KB and workaround available, please go through for details. 
    Features missing or incorrect memory reported after using dism /set-edition to upgrade computer
    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2652825

    Hope it helps!

    Thanks.

    Dharmesh Solanki

    TechNet Community Support

    Wednesday, October 15, 2014 1:27 AM