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    Steps to activate Windows 8 release preview build 8400?

    I have the product key with me but have no idea of how to activate the Windows 8 Release preview 8400 build. So can someone provide me the proper steps to be followed for the same? Kindly give me the information as soon as possible as it will be expired soon.

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    skrillex Array
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    Re: Steps to activate Windows 8 release preview build 8400?

    Hi,
    Just do the following:
    Go to START.
    Then click on SETTINGS.
    There click on PC SETTINGS.
    Now click on TITLE saying ACTIVATE.
    There in the box type your ACTIVATION KEY.
    HASHES WILL BE ADDED AUTOMATICALLY when you type.
    That`s it.
    After typing just hit ACTIVATE.
    Hope this surely helps....

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    palugulamadhu Array
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    Re: Steps to activate Windows 8 release preview build 8400?

    Hello Friend,

    To, activate windows 8 you need to have Internet Connection.

    Follow my steps carefully to activate windows 8:

    1) Open CMD with admin rights

    2) Type SLUI.EXE 3 and press Enter

    3) Now, windows activation Pops out and there Enter the product key and Press Activate.

    That's all..............

    Hope this will helpful for you, Thank you.

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    avikiit Array
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    Re: Steps to activate Windows 8 release preview build 8400?

    Hello..
    You may easily active your Windows 8..
    **Go to Start
    **Search for Settings and Choose it
    **Choose PC Settings
    **Choose Active Windows
    **Then give the Activation Key and click on active..
    **It will take some time to active..
    **PC will be reset and problem will be solved.

    Thanking You...

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    sunny12337 Array
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    Re: Steps to activate Windows 8 release preview build 8400?

    Hi dear friend........to activate the windows 8 Release preview .....follow these

    first of all press windows key+c combination from the keyboard

    then click on settings option from the charm bar

    now click on PC INFO option from the charm bar

    under the Windows activation category .....click on view details of windows activation option

    Then click the ACTIVATE button

    after that enter the product key and again click ACTIVATE option

    ALL THE BEST!!!!!!!!!!!

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    adityamahan Array
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    Re: Steps to activate Windows 8 release preview build 8400?

    Dera friend let me tell yo what is te windows release preview.

    Windows release preview is the beta vesion of the windows released for the beta tseters to have a taste of the windows.

    It may have no deficient on some important components of the windows.

    There is some limited time period for which the relese preview for which it can be used.

    For instance if the windows release preview is launched in june then it will workwork only upto december.

    No matter when did you install it on your system.

    If you install beyond december .

    It will expire just after installing.

    hence you are requested to Install the pro version version of the windows.

    I hope this note benifited you.

    For further help post to my visitor massage.

    Adityamahan.

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