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MAK Key phone activation method not coming up

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Hello ,

This is windows server 2008 R2 std , Server doesn't have internet connectivity & i want to active the windows license on the server

While running Slui 4 - phone activation option not coming up. Please see the attach screen shot.

Slui 4 output
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@☠ MASQ ☠

As internet is not there on the server slmgr.vbs -ipk xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx (your MAK) will not work
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you don't need internet for -ipk (insert product key)
you do need internet or networking for -ato  (online activation)

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Thanks for your support, its working :)

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