Activate Windows 8.1

Windows 8.1, the next big thing from Microsoft is by now the best Operating system next to Windows 7 that is. This post is for a technique to activate windows 8.1 build 9600 using the UK offline activation method. So to get every thing right you need the following:-

Note new update at the bottom: No need to do all this steps

1.An internet connection
2.Windows 8.1 installation
3.Computer or phone with skype

so after the installation you will have to following message flashing your screen:



Before we start:

Note: Ashtricks does not supports software piracy. Piracy is like stealing a person’s hard earned money. I know that some software’s are ridiculously high priced and so I am giving full versions to those software’s These full version software’s are only for those people who do not have enough money and cannot afford to spend more money on the software than spent on the hardware. If you really like the software then I would recommend you to buy it  

If you wish to buy windows 8 then you may do so using the following link: Link

Moving on to the steps

1. Install the product key

Choose one key from the following:


Now to install it in your computer Open cmd promt with admin rights and

slmgr.vbs -ipk "key"

where the “key” has to be replaced with the key of your choice.

2. Disconnect from internet

After the previous step you need to disconnect from the internet and enter the following code in cmd windows


slui 4

then a new windows will open.

3. Call UK activation servers

When the new windows opens, select your country as UK and then call the toll free number using skype. When asked if you are a home or enterprise user just press “1”.

The next step is to enter the numbers in your screenv50u


So now enter the installation ID one by one using skype number pad. Next they will ask you the number of PC’s the key is installed- to that just select “1”.

If everything goes right they will give your confirmation ID which will successfully activate your copy of windows 8 like mine. Once activate enter the following in cmd promt to complete the process and get a successfull message.

slmgr /ato




KMSpico is a cool new software out there to activate your copy of windows 8.1. Click on the download button to get it and install it.


Well thats it. 🙂 You are done. Please comment your query’s below.

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