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Windows 10 / Office 2016 – KMS Activation

 

Required Windows Server Updates

The following update is required for Windows 10 activation:

The following update is required for Office 2016 activation:

Windows 10 / Server 2016 requires at least a KMS server based on Windows Server 2012. Activation via Windows Server 2008 R2 is not possible!


Activation by Command Line

Step 1

Type the following command to integrate your volume license key to the KMS server.

If the key isn’t accepted by the server you will receive the error 0xC004F015.

For Windows 10 LTSB 1607 the Licence key “Windows Server 2016 Datacenter” is valid.
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PowerShell – General Logging Script

Working in enterprise environments always requires a confidential log for scripting actions implemented in productive stages and even for testing it could be a great advantage. PowerShell offers a great possibility to log every action executed by a script. The CMDlets  Start-Transcript  & Stop-Transcript will help you to achieve a successful logging script.

This will be just an example how you can easyly create a logging script. There are thousands of different ways to solve this. The Microsoft documentation can be found in the following link https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/module/microsoft.powershell.host/start-transcript?view=powershell-5.1

The following script will write a general log file to  C:\temp\logging.log containing all relevant basis information about the script execution.

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