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  • respected Sir,

    i have purchased window server 2016.But my media not working i have download Iso file from microsoft website.After installation when i have activate server 2016 standard edition but not activated.kindly Resolve my problem 


    Sandeep Gigoo


    Monday, April 15, 2019 8:08 PM

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  • Hello Sandeep, 

    I hope you understand that Microsoft sells Windows Server 2016 + by core. Check how many cores the processor component on your hardware. 


    Intel Xeon: 8 cores

    Therefore you need 8 licenses. 

    I hope you have that ticked on your checklist. 

    Let me know! 

    Check this link: https://www.serversplus.com/server_2016_calculator and https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/askcore/2016/10/19/windows-server-2016-volume-activation-tips/

    • Edited by ANCM_ITGuy Monday, April 15, 2019 9:13 PM
    Monday, April 15, 2019 9:07 PM