Activation Error: oxc004c008

my windows 7 ultimate FPP which I installed keep asking me to please type another product key with this error code oxc004c008. I dont understand i installed it first on my old notebook it was activated. I had removed it from my old notebook and installed it in my new notebook and having problems activating it. Please  advice
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0xc004c008

How to troubleshoot Volume Activation error codes on Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 and Windows Vista-based computers
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/938450

For more information see Blocked Keys: http://social.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/genuinewindows7/thread/a2444f34-0aff-4f29-a8ac-67e28b0c0285

Where did you get your product key from?

Microsoft's Genuine Windows 7 Forum:
http://social.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/genuinewindows7/threads

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"kavasam80" wrote in message news:d21bddf1-f990-45cb-a8e0-96b61a4fc76d...
my windows 7 ultimate FPP which I installed keep asking me to please type another product key with this error code oxc004c008. I dont understand i installed it first on my old notebook it was activated. I had removed it from my old notebook and installed it in my new notebook and having problems activating it. Please  advice

From another posting.. thanks to the originator..
 
 

Activate Windows 7 manually:

1. Click Start, and in the Search box type : slui.exe 4

 

2. Press ENTER on your Keyboard

 

3. Select your Country.

4. Select the Phone Activation option, and hold on for a real person.

 

OR

 

  • Once you have reached the desktop, click Start, type: CMD
    Right click CMD, click ‘Run as administrator’
    At the command prompt, type, regedit
    Go to HKLM/Software/Microsoft/Windows/CurrentVersionsetup/OOBE/mediabootinstall
    changed its value to 0
    Go back to the Command Prompt, type the following:
    slmgr /rearm
    Restart the pc and use the activate windows to re-enter my product key

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Mike Hall - MVP Windows Experience
http://msmvps.com/blogs/mikehall/

Mike Hall MVP - Windows Desktop Experience http://msmvps.com/blogs/mikehall/
Windows 10 Pro - Start10 - part of a local network which is a '3rd party optimizer-free' zone..

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