Windows Home Server 2011 - key invalid product no
Hello. When you try to enter my product key in my Windows Home Server from a remote computer, I get an error saying that my product key is not valid. When I was troubleshooting and tried to install it on another computer the product key worked very well. I was wondering if someone can help me?
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I did virtualization p2v Windows Home Server 1 on an external drive using VMWare. I no longer use the physical instalation. The virtual machine has asked for activation on my laptop Windows 7 and worked well online. I'm in the terms of the Windows license?
Please note that Windows Home Server is an OEM product which means, it is not intended to be transferred from one computer to another.
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Your online help recommend ' to use several external hard drives and rotate the drives between onsite and offsite storage locations", but there is nothing that explains the procedures to be put in place. I have vascular 1 internal disk used as a server backup and the desire to attach a USB key and also back up the server and remove location and still allow regular backups to take place on the interal drive.
Given that the problem is related to Windows Home Server 2011, for better assistance, you must post your query in the following Windows Home Server Forum.
I do a home new construction of a system for Windows Home Server 2011 64-bit and I use a box of the computer with 7 bays for hard drives. I would like to use several new hard drives in raid 10, I have on hand combining with disks of the same capacity, but with different brands and different speeds: two Hitachi 2 TB 5930 TPM, a 2 TB Seagate 7200 RPM hard drive coupled with a Western Digital 2 hard drive 7200 RPM to, then two 1.5 to Hitachi 7200 RPM hard drives paired together. These pairings using the Windows Home Server 2011 will be able to use the full capacity of all readers, that I propose to match or it will use as a record 1.5 to? In the hard drive Bay 7, that I intend to use a hard disk for the Windows Home Server 2011 operating system and I need to know if the capacity of the hard drive must be the same as the other drives to preserve the full capacity of my storage drives, or can I use a smaller disk as a 300 GB WD drive for the operating system? Is it necessary that all disks in raid 10 for having the same capacity and speed in order to maintain the total capacity of all drives? Thank you.
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Card mother Gigabyte GA-Z77MX-D3H
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Windows Home Server 2011 on LAN
I had a hard drive failure partial who gave no symptoms or errors except a VERY slow start-up and operation. I tried to do a restore of the entire system of my Home Server 2011 backups to see if, perhaps, just the image was corrupt. USB was created and all drivers copied from pilots for the full system restore folder. Has started the full restoration of the system and loaded the missing NETWORK adapter driver by using the scanner for drivers. Driver support was successful but no lights NIC and the message "cannot find server". NETWORK card was working fine before, even with the bad hard drive and also after the abandonment of the restoration. Installed the new drive hard C:-System and that was the main problem, BUT..., the later to restore attempt was always the NIC starts not problem. Tried the driver directly at Gigabyte support and drivers drivers for the full restoration of the system of records from several different backups. No love. Just NIC does not start after the specified load successful pilot.
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I currently have the problem that my Windows Home Server 2011 stops booting with the 0xc000000e error code.
Of course, I searched the web and found the following article:
Can I boot from my installation DVD. "Windows loading files.
While two options:
I click on repair. The next screen prompts to choose a restore image. ???? No other options or possibilities. No command line, nothing.
OK boot with F8. Start menu. No repair option. Only "safe mode with cmd. Tried this. Then download the same GUI as before. Same two options. No CMD and taxation not possibility to use STARTREP. EXE.
Thanks in advance.
Your question is beyond the scope of this community.
Repost in Windows Home Server Forums.
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My windows Home server remote access does not recognize the domain, I've implemented into Go Daddy.
The login and the password are considered bad by the wizard.
Of course I can access with login and password to godaddy.com and everything is nominal.
I noticed the problem 4 weeks ago. No solution has worked so far.
I tried even to remove the entry in the register (via REGEDIT), I found a link to that in the past. But the problem remains.
I fear that some change was introduced on the way the security part
I suggest you post your query on the TechNet forums to get help. Consult the following link:
It will be useful.
During the last windows update, I lost the Realtek NIC driver on windows home server 2011. If you do not have the backup, is the only way rebuild machine or there is another way to install the driver software.
Since the problem is specific to the window Home Server 2011, I suggest that the validation of the query on the forum link mentioned here.
They are a team of dedicated support, helping issues related to servers in the window of the House.
Hope the information is useful.
Tried to install OEM Windows Home Server 2011 integrated custom server with ASUS M489GTD Pro Mobo and AMD Phenom IIx6 1055 t processor. Installation (3 attempts) would not end when network devices do not have to be found. Having read a number of user group locations and found amount of siginficant discussion on similar type problems. Searched and copied device USB and NIC brand drivers but the installation of WHS 2011 has been unsuccessful. Have since with success installed Windows 8 Preview of consumer on the server by using 'Device Manager' to find installed drivers located in appropriate files and C: / drive. Question: a plan 'best case' would try to do a new installation install WHS 2011 on my server or to an 'upgrade' type which may keep the driver folders/files? Thank you
Your question of Windows is more complex than what is generally answered in the Microsoft Answers forums. It is better suited for the IT Pro on Windows Home Server public. Please post your question in the Windows Home Server appropriate Forum. You can follow the link to your question:
The tab of my Windows Home Server 2011 Dashboard under computers and save watch is no longer the server as a backup computer. I have a drive that is put in place and it appears in the server hard drives and folders tab. So I can't say if the server is the backup folders designated or not. Help is appreciated!
Since the issue is with Windows Home Server, I suggest that you post your question in the Forums Windows Home Server.
I'm trying to spread my personal media on the internet and may access it via my android device.
I'm trying to follow the directions to allow WMP 12 flow - http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/13601-wmp-12-internet-streaming.html
However when I click on Stream/allow internet access to home media/link ID online - nothing happens!
OS = Windows Home Server 2011
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Thank you very much!
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I just installed Windows Home Server 2011 and only can I not activate or update. I tried to install another browser, lowering the browser settings and disabling firewall. Anyone else have any suggestions?
I suggest you to ask your question on the forum mentioned below.
I recently bought a custom, compatible material to try the beta version of Windows Home Server 2011 (Vail), and now I want to upgrade to the full version. How do I proceed because there is only an OEM version of the operating system?
Please repost your request in the good Forum Windows Home Server. Thank you!
I think to buy a server backup Lacie 5big network, which is running Windows® Home Server PP3 and I was wondering wither or not, it would be possible to upgrade to Windows® Home Server 2011 when it comes out? MrAlikor - coding away as usual
Transfer your question in the appropriate Forum to WSUS :
I just installed a Windows Servr Home 2011. I can not all my clients to connect to the server. All my customers use Win 7 Home Premium. I can see the server in the Windows Explorer to the customer (my desktop PC). If I click on the icon of the server, I can browse shared files. The directions tell to connect you, enter http://
/ log in as a URL to the browser. When I do that, I get a 'not found' by DNS. I tried to enter http:// / connect as URL and he did enter the web page to download the SW to administer the server. However, the name of the executable if the server name is used must be ComputerConnector ( .exe.) If I downloaded it using the IP address, I get the file ComputerConnector ( .exe.) When I try to run it, I get an error message that says that this name has nonstandard characters. I renamed the file to use the name of the server and got the same error. I assume that the name of the original file is in the header.I also went to (network > servername) in other devices in Windows Explorer and end up downloading a file named ComputerConnector (fe80__b487_7b89_297_e93c) .exe. I get the same error as before.I have the dashboard 2011 WHS connector installed on my laptop and it works OK. Given that the office has not connected, I can't configure the server to backup my office. It is also true for my HTPC and another laptop.All the computers are in the same homegroup. I ping the server with the IP address and the name of the server.
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