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Activate Clean Windows 8 Install Problems

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    Activate Clean Windows 8 Install Problems


    Hey,

    I am in need of some help for any experts where who can point me in the right direction. Basically I have just used the ISO that I downloaded when I took advantage of the Windows 8 upgrade deal back in 2012 to restore my system and put a clean version of Windows 8 upon. The problem I a now have is with activating the bloody things..

    I am getting a message telling me that there is a problem with the activation only being for upgrades not new installs. I clearly remember what I carried out a clean install once the ISO was available to download using the key that was emailed to me without any dramas.

    What's happened and more importantly, how can I fix this please?

    Many Thanks

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