How to activate Windows

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Activate Windows Vista and Windows 7

If you have a PC I have a copy of Windows Vista or Windows 7 the first operations you need to perform in order to activate Windows are to press the button Home attached to the taskbar, to click with the right mouse button on computer and to select the item Property give the menu to compare.

Now scroll the window that opens to the bottom and click on the item xx days left for activation. Activate Windows now (instead of xx you are shown the remaining days available to activate Windows) to start the wizard to activate Windows. Now click on the button Activate Windows online and enter the 25-character code (numbers and letters mixed) that you found on the operating system package, on the computer case or in the email received when purchasing the OS in the field Codice “Product Key”. Click Quindi Sul Pulsating NEXT located at the bottom right and wait for your copy of Windows 7 to be activated.



At this point, if no problems are found, Windows will notify you that your copy of Windows 7 is genuine and that it has been activated correctly.

If the procedure for activating Windows that I have just indicated should give you some problems or if you do not have an active and working Internet connection, I suggest you try to activate it by phone. To do this click on the button Home present on the taskbar of the operating system, right click on the item computer from the displayed menu and then select the item Property.

Now scroll the contents of the window that opens to the bottom and then click on the item xx days left for activation. Activate Windows now (instead of xx you are given the remaining days available to activate Windows). Once the Windows activation wizard has started, click on the button Show other ways to activate then enter the activation code and click NEXT.



Then click on Use automatic phone system and if asked, provide an administrator password or confirmation. From the drop-down list that appears, now select the location closest to you and then click NEXT. Proceed by calling one of the telephone numbers in the list displayed and follow the instructions of the voice guide.

Activate Windows 8 and Windows 8.1

If you have a PC with a copy of Windows 8 or Windows 8.1 and you want to know how to activate Windows because you have not yet entered the product key for the copy of the operating system in your possession access the desktop and open File Explorer pressing the icon depicting a yellow folder in the taskbar. In the window that opens, right-click on the item What PC located on the left and select the item Property give the menu to compare.

Now locate the section Windows activation then click on the item Activate Windows or press on Show details and click on the button to activate Windows via the Internet, by typing the product key of the operating system in the window that opens, or on the button Telephone activation, to activate the operating system by telephone by calling the number that will be indicated to you during the procedure and typing the confirmation ID received vocally in the appropriate form.

At this point, if no problems are found, Windows will notify you that your copy of Windows 8 or Windows 8.1 is genuine and that it has been activated correctly.


If, on the other hand, you are interested in understanding how to activate Windows but you have already provided the product key in your possession, all you have to do is go to the computer settings and click on the system activation button while you are connected to the Internet. To do this, access the Start Screen, presses on the search field located at the top right, type pc settings and then click on the first result in the list. In the screen that will open at this point, select the entry for Windows activation from the left sidebar, click on the button Attiva and wait for the procedure to be completed.


Activate Windows 10

If you have a computer with su installed Windows 10 and it is your intention to activate Windows but you have not yet entered the product key relating to the copy of the operating system in your possession presses the button Home and click on the entry Settings attached to the menu that is shown to you. Then click on Update and security and then select the item Activation from the menu located on the left side of the window displayed on the screen.


Now click on the appropriate item attached in the right part of the window that allows you to provide a Windows 10 product key and to proceed with the activation of the copy. In the window that will be shown to you at this point, type the product key in your possession by filling in the field below the item Codice Product Key and wait for the validation of the same. In the event that an entry should appear indicating that the product key entered does not work try typing the serial again, most likely there is some typing error that prevents you from activating Windows 10.


After typing and validating the product key to activate Windows 10 at the entry Activation annexed to the section Activation di Update and security the item will be shown to you Windows is active.

If, on the other hand, you want to activate Windows but you have already entered the product key of your copy of the operating system during the installation phase of the OS and now you want to activate Windows 10, all you have to do is connect the computer from which you are working to the Internet and make sure that the connection is actually up and running. In fact, if connected to the Internet Windows 10 will be activated automatically.

In all cases, if the procedures for activating Windows that I have just indicated should give you some problems or if you do not have an active and working Internet connection, I suggest you try to activate it by phone. To do this, just press on the voice Activate by phone present in Activation of the section Update and security and follow the instructions visible on the screen.

 

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