I have read the code right and had it confirmed by our Microsoft rep, they
said a similar thing, but I have only installed it on the one laptop, funnily
I have installed Beta 1 with no problems at all, at this time I am gh0st1ng
my laptop and will attempt an upgrade from there. still no luck with a
straight install though. :'(
"Mark D. VandenBeg" wrote:
> If you have a Product Key (Note: Product Key is alphanumeric, and cannot be
> found on the "System information" Window) that you received from MSFT for
> Windows Vista Beta 2 Build 5384, it is valid for unlimited
> installations/re-installations on up to 10 different computers.
> Either you are mis-reading the Product Key ("B's" look like "8's," "O's"
> look like "0's" for example) or you are using a Product Key that already has
> been used on 10 other computers.
> "Iaint666" <Iaint666@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> > I've just got round to installing my copy of Vista and it say's my
> > Activation
> > period has expired and I must activate to use Windows, when I try to
> > activate
> > it it come up with error 0xC004f021 and when I ring customer support they
> > tell me that the activation code is invalid, can anyone help please?