Activation is like a kid calling home from summer camp to talk to mummy. If
the kid can't talk to mummy, the kid will just sit in the corner and stew,
and refuse to play nice. Are you connected to the internet?
"Matt Barrett" wrote:
> i cant do anything, not even uninstall vista, or reinstall vista, or install
> "Matt Barrett" wrote:
> > I continue to have problems getting past teh activation window, that shows up
> > as soon a i sign into vista...... I get the same error message when i try to
> > "retype your product key"
> > The erro is: Authentication failed with the follow error: 0x800705b4
> > This problem is really screwing me desktop up.. Vista was working fine
> > before. but now it really really sucks.
> > PLease help....i am on my Laptop right now, i can not open any applications
> > on my Vista Desktop.
> > Please help
> > --
> > matt