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KMS activation question on win2008

Posted on 2011-03-13
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hello,

i'm using KMS host based client activation,i know that after 180 if an inactive activated client will be deactivated, the thing i need to know: can i force the deactivation before the 180 days ?? (to conserve licenses)

Thank you in advance.
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by:Ernie Beek
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Try slmgr -upk That uninstalls the current product key.
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Conserve what licenses?  You can activate unlimited hosts with KMS and it only keeps track of the last 50 activations.

KMS keeps track of activations, not licenses.
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by:Ivano Viola
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aleinss is correct. KMS does not keep track of the total number of activations. It stops counting at 50.
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by:a77
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apparently i don't understand the concept of KMS very well , i will open a new question explaining my situation, thank you all.
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