Windows 7 is one of the most advanced and secured operating systems of the tech giant Microsoft. The Windows 7 client operating system offers innovative technologies that improve performance, reliability, security, and compatibility. It also offers new capabilities that help organizations to improve user productivity, enhance security, and reduce operating costs. It has considerably improved in graphics to its other versions.
It has many advantages over its previous versions i.e. Microsoft Windows XP, Windows 2008 Server and Windows Vista. Windows 7 is more improved than the previous versions of Microsoft in many respects; it is advanced in Boot Systems, Multimedia, Direct access, Sharing and Connectivity etc. Windows 7 has better ‘help and assistance’ for one access protection and security. To utilize the ‘dynamic system assistance’ we must connect with the windows help and assistance. For this we must activate Windows 7 using Product key or Activation key.
Product key, CD key, Activation key, installation, Serial Key – they’re all different words for that long series of numbers and letters that many software programs require you to enter during the setup process. The product key exists as one way to ensure that you have a valid copy of a piece of software. You have 30 days after installing Windows to activate it online or by telephone. You need to activate Windows before this 30-day period expires.
Where to get product keys?
- Product key can be found on the DVD case of Windows 7.
- Product keys are self attached to the registry of Windows 7.
- The activation keys can also be found on
http://www.microsoft.com/genuine/validate/ValidationResult.aspx? displaylang=en&Error=0xC004C4A2&OSV=6.1.7600.2.00010100.0.0.001.00.1033&G enuineInfo=C004C003&ls=3&PageName=validate
- There are some websites other than Microsoft where we can find windows product key. If you want to buy from these websites, you can follow the links
but I would prefer not to go to these websites in advent of discounts.
What are the products that can be activated using product keys?
- Windows 7 Starter
- Windows 7 Home premium
- Windows 7 Professional
- Windows 7 Enterprise
- Windows 7 Ultimate
- Windows 7 Service Pack 1