Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Activating Windows Server from the command line

Found the following over at

How to Activate 2008 from command line
Open a command windows

slmgr.vbs -ipk "product key"

You should recieve a cscript success message

now run windows\system32\slui.exe

now just follow the normal activation instructions.

Use this to check activation state: slmgr.vbs /dli