Windows releases many updates for your windows computer. Sometimes it releases the updated version of windows itself. When you try to switch from the older version to newer one and try to activate it on your computer then windows activation error 0xc004f074 comes to you. It stops the whole process of your computer and makes you unable to use the computer properly. It happens due to the mismatch of the date and time and regional settings. You can use the manual as well as automatic way of troubleshooting for activation error 0xc004f074. For the automatic troubleshooting you can use Advanced System Repair tool. The error message usually comes to your compute as;
A problem occurred when Windows tries to activate. Error code: 0xc004f074.
You can see many symptoms after the prompting of windows activation error 0xc004f074 like slow down of the system, screen freezing with blue screen of death error, system stuck, sudden shutdown, starting problem, etc.
Incorrect data and time, regional settings are the main reasons for this error. Beside this, you can also find virus infections, internet disconnection, incorrect registry entry, system files corruption, incomplete installation of the windows, improper deletion of some files, bad RAM as the causes of windows activation error 0xc004f074.
How to fix activation error 0xc004f074 –
To fix this error code in your windows computer you need to go through some manual steps. You can use the following manual steps to fix this issue:
- Go to the start button and type cmd in the search box.
- Right click on the cmd and select Run as administrator.
- Now type slmgr.vbs –ipk xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx and press enter. You have to type the 25 digits product key in place of x.
- Type slmgr.vbs –ato and press enter button.
After the end of the process the problem will be resolved and Windows activation error 0xc004f074 will not prompt in your device anymore. In case the error message again comes to your computer then you can use Advanced System Repair tool to fix the issue automatically.
Advanced System Repair tool can fix the entire issue in Windows automatically and enhance the performance of the computer very well. You can also remove virus, malware, spam and other malicious files from the computer with the help of this tool.