SOLVED: Windows Can’t Be Activated Right Now 0x8007232b – Windows 8

The solution is to: click START (gets you to the tiles) type RUN type slui 3 and press ENTER yes, SLUI: which stands for SOFTWARE LICENSING USER INTERFACE SLUI 1 brings up the activation status window SLUI 2 brings up the activation window SLUI 3 brings up the CHANGE PRODUCT KEY window SLUI 4 brings up the CALL MICROSOFT & MANUALLY ACTIVATE window Type in your product key Have a nice day. See the screen shots below. I…

Windows 8 Consumer Preview Was a Big Disappointment

I am a Windows guy and like (apparently) everyone else I am very impressed with the slick and smooth new Windows 8 tiled interface but I sure am disappointed in many other facits:        No Start Button = No Corporate Sales.  I am an authorized reseller and I used the Win8 CP yesterday for 6 hours.  While it looks pretty for consumers, there is no way this is going to fly in companies in…

Windows 8 First Impressions and What is ‘With Apps’?

I am downloading Windows 8 Consumer Preview right now and will be installing it much later today so I was looking for details on options and features.  What I found were two items: If you have a TechNet subscription you can get the “Windows 8 Consumer Preview WITH APPS” version.  And there must be a pile of apps because the public Windows 8 ISO is 2GB in size but the TechNet WITH APPS version is 3.3GB.…