Volume Activation Mgt Tool Not accepting key

Have v6.2.9200.0 installed on my 2008 r2 box with 2012 sql express.
Its not accepting my 2012 r2 mak key.
it will take the 2008 r2 key fine.

Ideas?

Am i using the right installer?
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=30652&wa=wsignin1.0
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CHI-LTDAsked:
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Cliff GaliherCommented:
Win8/2012 tools don't work with win8.1/2012 R2. They have their own set of downloads.
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Cliff GaliherCommented:
No.
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CHI-LTDAuthor Commented:
no?
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CHI-LTDAuthor Commented:
says 2008r2..
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Cliff GaliherCommented:
2008 R2 is not 2012 R2. Your first link is to an old version, as I've stated. Your second (removed) link was to the 2012 essentials kit, which is an entirely different product. So.... my answer stands. No.
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CHI-LTDAuthor Commented:
found it in the end anyway...
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