Users may get an Error Code 0xC004F074, when they are trying to activate windows 8 and 8.1 with the 25 digit product key. To Fix Windows Activation Error Code 0xC004F074 in Windows 8 and 8.1 is not difficult task for users when they well-know about technical process. Actually, with the announcement of Windows 8, a majority of Windows 7 users started replacing their OS with the latest one. Microsoft also took a step ahead as they restricted the users from duplicating other’s keys and inserting in the activation box for activation purposes. So, many numbers of users have a complaint about getting an error message while activating their windows 8 after the installation process i.e. activation error 0xC004F074. Well, the Error Code 0xC004F074 appears only during the time of activation and states as “The software licensing service reported that product could not be activated. No key management service (KMS) could be contacted. Please see application event log for more details.” So, in order to get rid of this annoying error message, you can try the following methods which mentioned below. Or the users can approach with the highly skilled technicians of Window support at dialing Window technical support Number.
Steps to Fix Windows Activation Error Code 0xC004F074 :-
Step 1:- Open Command Prompt
Open “command prompt” with administrative rights. Or if you can’t find the command prompt, right click on the start menu icon located at the bottom left side of the Windows 8/8.1 and select command prompt (Admin). It will pop-up a black screen.
Step 2:- Type Command
Then type the following line of code inside command prompt slmgr.vbs –ipk xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx and replace the x with the product key provided with your own copy of Windows.
Make sure the product key is always 25 digits long.
Step 3:- Hit “Enter” key
Hit “Enter” key, after typing the code.
Step 4:- Type Command
After then typing the above line of code and hitting enter key, then type the following code slmgr.vbs –ato and hit enter your 25 digit product key again in the popped out Window. This code will change the product key of the Windows.
Step 5:- Open cmd in Administrator Mode
Click “Activate” option, and open cmd in Administrator mode (right-click cmd -> Run as Administrator) and then run the command as “SFC /scannow” and then press “Enter” key.
Now, you will see an activated version of your Windows 8.
Step 6:- Restart Your Computer
Restart your computer and activate Windows 8 again, which will work perfectly.
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