Windows could not be activated

After installing Windows Server 2008 to one of my development server I got the following error: Windows could not be activated. Exact details of error:


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  • Problem also exists in windows 7

  • The solution, as weird as it is, is to right click your computer, go properties, then select the link to “Change your Windows key.” But you don’t…you re-enter the one you originally used. Voila! Your activation will now go through without a hitch.

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