VAMT 3.0 and KMS key issues

I've set up a completely new 2008 R2 SP1 VM server. I've installed the ADK and selected VAMT and SQL 2012. I've been following the documentation train and installed :
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2885698
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2757817

I've been able to determine that all systems are running OK. I've been able to install KMS keys for Server 2008 R2, Windows 7 and using the old cil file import Office 2010.

My main issue is that I need to get KMS running for Server 2012, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 and Office 2013. Every time I try to use the Add Product keys wizard, I get the following (for all the keys I've tried to use): "The specified product key is invalid, or is unsupported by this version of VAMT. An update to support additional products may be available online".

The 1st time, there were a couple of updates, but that didn't help, and the ADKsetup tells me that everything is up to date. Am I losing it here?

Any help or ideas is greatly appreciated.
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amichaellCommented:
You may need to update your 2008 R2 KMS host if you want it to activate Windows 8.1, 10, and Server 2012 R2.  

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2885698
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wheelgunrAuthor Commented:
I've already done that.
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amichaellCommented:
Have you tried it via command line with slmgr /ipk?  That may give you more details.
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wheelgunrAuthor Commented:
I've tried that as well. It tells me that the key was installed, but I don't see it in the product keys listing of the VAMT
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amichaellCommented:
What is the output of slmgr /dlv?
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wheelgunrAuthor Commented:
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amichaellCommented:
That's a MAK key, not KMS.  KMS hosts require KMS host keys and KMS clients require generic KMS client keys.

Look over the attached document.  I wrote it a while back for Citrix and it only goes up Server 2008 R2, though it still works for 2012 R2.  It should help you out.
KMS-Notes.pdf
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wheelgunrAuthor Commented:
OK, thanks. The list I was given by the guy who handles the keys doesn't give me whether its a MAK or a KMS.

Here's the new response once I figured out the right key.
Doc1.docx
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amichaellCommented:
That's a valid KMS host key, though it won't activate anything above 2008 R2.  You'll need to enter a KMS host key for Server 2012 R2.  After you do that then the result of slmgr /dlv will look something like:

Description: Windows (R) Operating System, VOLUME_KMS_WS12_R2 channel
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wheelgunrAuthor Commented:
OK, done. Next step?
Doc1.docx
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wheelgunrAuthor Commented:
I've run the /ato option, and here's what I have now.
Doc1.docx
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David Johnson, CD, MVPOwnerCommented:
A KMS server can be any computer on the network.. Suggest use a windows 10 machine until Server 2016 comes out
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