Activation of windows 10 Error code: 0xC004C003

Build laptop  using SCCM but company does not have windows 10 licence, the laptop has 7yh generation processor, thus windows 7 does not load.

Reloaded laptop with HP operating CD, current key not valid


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Last updated July 31, 2019 Views 5,887 Applies to:
Windows 10 came preinstalled on my computer, how do I find the product key?

Press Windows key + X

Click Command Prompt (admin)

Enter the following command:

wmic path SoftwareLicensingService get OA3xOriginalProductKey

Hit Enter

The product key will be revealed, copy the product key then enter it

Click Start > Settings > Update & security > Activation > Change the product key then enter the new product key then click Next to Activate

If you are unable to activate Windows 10 after all the above and you are certain you have the correct edition installed, then please attempt phone activation:

Activate Your Windows 10 License via Microsoft Chat Support

If you were taking of downgrade rights to Windows 7 Professional, see the following:

How to Downgrade Preinstalled Windows 10 to Windows 7/8.1

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