Activate windows with Media Center key?

Discussion in 'Windows 8' started by LightSource, Nov 4, 2013.

  1. LightSource

    LightSource MDL Novice

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    Hi...just wanted to know if it is still possible to activate windows 8 pro with media center which I had a few months ago? If so how can I do that?
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  2. Mutagen

    Mutagen MDL Addicted

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    With all due respect, you have been a member for four years today, :D and this subject has been covered in many other threads. Please read them first. No reason for another thread about this. (And yes, it is still possible, depending on what you are starting from. VL or Retail? KMS or no? WMC key used previously or a new purchase?)
     
  3. hbhb

    hbhb MDL Expert

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    The dog speaks light:worthy:
     
  4. LightSource

    LightSource MDL Novice

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    That's the thing. I have searched but couldnt find an answer how can I do it hence I created a thread. :rolleyes:

    I'ts a Volume License and that's about it. WMC key is which I requested from MS when they were giving it away and it's not been used.

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  5. Superfly

    Superfly MDL Expert

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    Strike two: VL cant get upgraded to WMC

    Strike Three: Unused WMC keys are duds...

    ... you're out (of luck) :huh:
     
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