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  1. #1
    DFE Guest

    0x80072f8f Windows activation Error

    Hello I am trying to activate my Vista Ultimate and It gets this 0x80072f8f
    error, I was wondering how can I fix this. I am told this is due to Windows
    Defender problem, please help

  2. #2
    TaurArian [MS-MVP] Guest

    Re: 0x80072f8f Windows activation Error

    Make sure that the time and date including Internet Zone are correct on your computer.
    You may have to reboot after synchronizing your computer's time etc.

    Error message when you try to activate Windows Vista: "An error has occurred"
    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/931276/en-us
    Error codes 0xC004C003, 0xC004C001, 0xC004C008, 0xC004C812, 0xCD004F050, 0xC004C4CE,
    0x80072328, 0xC004F027, 0xC003E004, and 0xC004E003, 0xC004F033, 0XC004D401, 0x80080250,
    0x8004FC03, 0X8004FE2D, 0x8004FE33, 0x8004FE91, 0x80072EE7, 0x80072EFD, 0x80072F78 and
    0x80072F8F

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    "DFE" <DFE@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    news:6308BF8B-C80D-412E-A53E-DFA063A5606D@microsoft.com...
    | Hello I am trying to activate my Vista Ultimate and It gets this 0x80072f8f
    | error, I was wondering how can I fix this. I am told this is due to Windows
    | Defender problem, please help



  3. #3
    TaurArian [MS-MVP] Guest

    Re: 0x80072f8f Windows activation Error

    Make sure that the time and date including Internet Zone are correct on your computer.
    You may have to reboot after synchronizing your computer's time etc.

    Error message when you try to activate Windows Vista: "An error has occurred"
    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/931276/en-us
    Error codes 0xC004C003, 0xC004C001, 0xC004C008, 0xC004C812, 0xCD004F050, 0xC004C4CE,
    0x80072328, 0xC004F027, 0xC003E004, and 0xC004E003, 0xC004F033, 0XC004D401, 0x80080250,
    0x8004FC03, 0X8004FE2D, 0x8004FE33, 0x8004FE91, 0x80072EE7, 0x80072EFD, 0x80072F78 and
    0x80072F8F

    --

    ====================================
    TaurArian [MS-MVP] 2005-2007 - Australia
    ====================================
    How to make a good post: http://www.dts-l.org/goodpost.htm
    Backup and data recovery: http://www.acronis.com.sg/
    Enhancing file system performance: http://www.diskeeper.com/defrag.asp


    "DFE" <DFE@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    news:6308BF8B-C80D-412E-A53E-DFA063A5606D@microsoft.com...
    | Hello I am trying to activate my Vista Ultimate and It gets this 0x80072f8f
    | error, I was wondering how can I fix this. I am told this is due to Windows
    | Defender problem, please help



  4. #4
    TaurArian [MS-MVP] Guest

    Re: 0x80072f8f Windows activation Error

    Make sure that the time and date including Internet Zone are correct on your computer.
    You may have to reboot after synchronizing your computer's time etc.

    Error message when you try to activate Windows Vista: "An error has occurred"
    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/931276/en-us
    Error codes 0xC004C003, 0xC004C001, 0xC004C008, 0xC004C812, 0xCD004F050, 0xC004C4CE,
    0x80072328, 0xC004F027, 0xC003E004, and 0xC004E003, 0xC004F033, 0XC004D401, 0x80080250,
    0x8004FC03, 0X8004FE2D, 0x8004FE33, 0x8004FE91, 0x80072EE7, 0x80072EFD, 0x80072F78 and
    0x80072F8F

    --

    ====================================
    TaurArian [MS-MVP] 2005-2007 - Australia
    ====================================
    How to make a good post: http://www.dts-l.org/goodpost.htm
    Backup and data recovery: http://www.acronis.com.sg/
    Enhancing file system performance: http://www.diskeeper.com/defrag.asp


    "DFE" <DFE@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    news:6308BF8B-C80D-412E-A53E-DFA063A5606D@microsoft.com...
    | Hello I am trying to activate my Vista Ultimate and It gets this 0x80072f8f
    | error, I was wondering how can I fix this. I am told this is due to Windows
    | Defender problem, please help



  5. #5
    DFE Guest

    Re: 0x80072f8f Windows activation Error



    "TaurArian [MS-MVP]" wrote:

    > Make sure that the time and date including Internet Zone are correct on your computer.
    > You may have to reboot after synchronizing your computer's time etc.
    >
    > Error message when you try to activate Windows Vista: "An error has occurred"
    > http://support.microsoft.com/kb/931276/en-us
    > Error codes 0xC004C003, 0xC004C001, 0xC004C008, 0xC004C812, 0xCD004F050, 0xC004C4CE,
    > 0x80072328, 0xC004F027, 0xC003E004, and 0xC004E003, 0xC004F033, 0XC004D401, 0x80080250,
    > 0x8004FC03, 0X8004FE2D, 0x8004FE33, 0x8004FE91, 0x80072EE7, 0x80072EFD, 0x80072F78 and
    > 0x80072F8F
    >
    > --
    >I have already tried that and each time I do that I get a error on connecting to the servers that are provided, I have a network connection that is working, I did notice through other peoples problem that is has something to do with windows defender and I looked it up and it said that I hade to unistall its defenition yet there is no instructions on how to do this. Thank you
    >


  6. #6
    DFE Guest

    Re: 0x80072f8f Windows activation Error



    "TaurArian [MS-MVP]" wrote:

    > Make sure that the time and date including Internet Zone are correct on your computer.
    > You may have to reboot after synchronizing your computer's time etc.
    >
    > Error message when you try to activate Windows Vista: "An error has occurred"
    > http://support.microsoft.com/kb/931276/en-us
    > Error codes 0xC004C003, 0xC004C001, 0xC004C008, 0xC004C812, 0xCD004F050, 0xC004C4CE,
    > 0x80072328, 0xC004F027, 0xC003E004, and 0xC004E003, 0xC004F033, 0XC004D401, 0x80080250,
    > 0x8004FC03, 0X8004FE2D, 0x8004FE33, 0x8004FE91, 0x80072EE7, 0x80072EFD, 0x80072F78 and
    > 0x80072F8F
    >
    > --
    >I have already tried that and each time I do that I get a error on connecting to the servers that are provided, I have a network connection that is working, I did notice through other peoples problem that is has something to do with windows defender and I looked it up and it said that I hade to unistall its defenition yet there is no instructions on how to do this. Thank you
    >


  7. #7
    DFE Guest

    Re: 0x80072f8f Windows activation Error



    "TaurArian [MS-MVP]" wrote:

    > Make sure that the time and date including Internet Zone are correct on your computer.
    > You may have to reboot after synchronizing your computer's time etc.
    >
    > Error message when you try to activate Windows Vista: "An error has occurred"
    > http://support.microsoft.com/kb/931276/en-us
    > Error codes 0xC004C003, 0xC004C001, 0xC004C008, 0xC004C812, 0xCD004F050, 0xC004C4CE,
    > 0x80072328, 0xC004F027, 0xC003E004, and 0xC004E003, 0xC004F033, 0XC004D401, 0x80080250,
    > 0x8004FC03, 0X8004FE2D, 0x8004FE33, 0x8004FE91, 0x80072EE7, 0x80072EFD, 0x80072F78 and
    > 0x80072F8F
    >
    > --
    >I have already tried that and each time I do that I get a error on connecting to the servers that are provided, I have a network connection that is working, I did notice through other peoples problem that is has something to do with windows defender and I looked it up and it said that I hade to unistall its defenition yet there is no instructions on how to do this. Thank you
    >


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