What is Windows Product Activation Procedure?
Windows Product Activation is the license validation procedure which is used by the Microsoft to check the validity of the Windows products within the Windows operating system such that product key is verified by the Microsoft online service under the end user license agreement so that it prevents Microsoft products from getting expired after a specific period of time using the Genuine Microsoft Notification Feature that will display a message on the computer screen if your Windows operating system is not genuine.
If you are using an original Windows operating system then there is no problem during the Windows validation process but in case you are using pirated copy of Windows then you will get a notification message on the computer screen which shows that you are suffering from software counterfeiting. So, make use of the original copy of Windows if you are going for Windows Validation otherwise Do not try to activate the Windows version because at the time of online verification it will display a error message on the screen that will always shows periodic alerts on screen when you restart your computer.
How Windows 8 will validate software products?
Every Windows operating system requires product key for product activation. In the same way, Windows 8 will also use the same approach for product activation that will provide you with latest updates and technology introduced by the Microsoft. So, Product activation is of critical importance which requires authorized product key at the time of purchase of product. Also, during Product validation, various sections are checked by the Windows 8 operating system which are given below-
When you are installing the Windows 8 operating system in your system then the system will notify you to enter the product key for the activation for 60 days that can be performed with respect to the tool and utility that supplies information to the server computer using internet connection that also requires telephone call as the main Microsoft Agent which is connected with the Modem that transmit data using activation code that matches the original activation product code with the activation server center code.
According to estimations, the Windows 8 operating system uses the Windows server for the utility checkup of data packets while transmitting them over the long distance, the hardware and software utility are verified by it that includes the display adapter for displaying useful information on computer screen, address of SCSI adapter address, network address by acquiring MAC address, RAM Amount Range, Processor Type and serial number of hard disk drive and address location of CD-ROM optical drive.
The activation code of validation is calculated and stored in the computer hard disk drive after sending the product ID number to Microsoft website using the 25 character unique product key. This product key is also checked by another error key which is attached with the key so that only original product key is send with reference to internet.