Thanks for your attention and suggestions. I click close and it logs me out. Could not microsoft tweak the process such that if some error does occur the user who is the paying consumer is not completely locked out of his computer, being left high and dry waiting anxiously for the arrival of the physical kit, and finally having to do a complete re-instal? Its really urgent for me. My machine is now useless, having just paid a large sum for the genuine key. I only log onto it about once a week. I haven't done anything yet and the last time event viewer showed this error was three days ago.
How can I go about fixing this? The start up is also a bit slow. There has been no further problems - so far. Virus scanner does not show anything. I am waiting for the disc to arrive by mail. Did you happen to notice if the server memory usage, after reboot, started out low, and gradually over the last 103 days rose to where it is now? I was stuck but it looks good.
Insert the disk that contains the backup into the floppy disk drive. If you haven't, this should be one of your first steps after you get the Aconris Agent working again. The Key Updater Utility needs full access to the internet. Not the master harddisk, but the slave harddisk, on which I had stored all my data files unfortunately, thinking that was a safe place to put them. If so try and disable Kerio Firewall through the software. I simply cannot get the installation to continue.
That led to a new set up screen and reinstalling, but after loading files and reconfiguring and restarting the computer, it goes back to the loop. To activate Windows Server 2003, temporarily turn off certificate revocation: 01. New user Id's didn't do it. If I take out the disk, I get the same error message. Thanks for your quick response. The error code you are receiving 0x80004005 indicates o ne or more Windows files are modified or corrupted. Error Code: 0x80004005 This is right after I type in my password and hit enter.
You'll need to reformat your hard drive and reinstall Windows Server 2003 again. You think even the Admin admin account on the domain is corrupted? There are a lot of folders and files in the downloaded folder section. Please tell me how can i activate my window. Insert the disk that contains the backup into the floppy disk drive. Greg - Could you please elaborate on why this error is not suitable for this forum? Edited to add code tags. I have a legal copy of Windows 2003 stating this right out so I don't get the slams about geting something legal due to the error I am getting. Also you can post in one of our other newsgroups :.
Let me know if I can help further Yeah I have to agree. The error message is: Unable to establish a connection with the activation server. Nah All the posts I read said this error is caused by an Illegit copy so I wanted to point it out right offhand. Even other users without Domain Admin rights have access to their shares. The option at the end on the eventid.
Any idea what service it's talking about with error 0x80070426? If you are running a firewall, please make a special rule to allow the Utility to have full access. They can assist you with this. For more information about activating Windows Server 2003, see. If so, please do the following suggestions. I re-booted anyway and now find that I cannot log on at all, but am faced with the repeated message: Windows Product Activation: A problem is preventing windows from accurately checking the license for this computer. They are usually very helpful.
Close all instances of Internet Explorer. Follow the instructions in the Windows Product Activation Wizard. From the bootup menu, select safe mode. If you have a volume license issue here is a link for you:. So far things seem to have got back to normal, except for some reason the star up screen, on rebooting, stops and a certain page and requires me to press F1 to continue. Here is how everything went down. I have tried this 4 or 5 times with the same result.
Insert a blank, formatted disk into the floppy disk drive. At the same time msoobe. Replace the failing drive s and restore your backup. All was working well before! I chose to continue - I hope this is not something serious. Odd i know but after that went through i am now doing a ntfs backup using the software that came with the server just to be safe. Only time will tell at this point. Error code: 0x80070002 Please help!! Explanation Product Activation for Windows Server 2003 reduces software piracy and helps ensure that Microsoft customers receive genuine products.
Take care and have a great weekend. Please address these possibilities and try again. Okay I figure I will log in with the original Domain admin account this too gives me the same error. During this period, the system will operate normally. I've search the Microsoft Web site, and cannot find anything about this message. The whole volume license thing is making 2008 server a total pain. You'll need to re-apply all service packs and hotfixes after you do this.