After upgrading from Windows 7/8/8.1 to Windows 10, you might be welcomed with Error code 0xc004f050. The error message would be like this.
The product key you entered didn’t work. Check the product key and try again, or enter a different one. Error Code: 0xc004f050
Cause of Error Code 0xc004f050
This error code is directly bound to product key. There must be one of the following reasons your PC having so, you are getting this error.
As I mentioned above, you need to wait for sometimes for automatic activation. If still you are getting the same problem, then apply the following additional fix to repair this error.
Method 1: Fix using Advanced System Repair Tool
Most commonly when you upgrade to Windows 10, the previous installed driver becomes automatically outdated or don’t support Windows 10. This cause several registry key corruption and cause error code 0xc004f050. You must scan and fix PC problems using Advanced System Repair Tool. This is all in one PC Repair Tool that fixes almost all the corner of Windows automatically.
Method 2: After Upgrade Perform Clean Install
After upgrading from Windows 7/8 to Windows 10, if you are getting the same error, then you must perform clean install to Windows 10. You must perform this operation after successful upgradation. As you are a genuine Windows 7/8 user so when you upgrade successfully, the operating system automatically switches to Windows 10 in the Microsoft Server.
Method 3: Enter Product Key Manually
If you have already a product key in your email, then try to insert it manually.
Method 4: Use Activation Troubleshooter
This is also a great way to fix Windows Activation Error 0xc004f050 using Troubleshooter. The Troubleshoot button is only available if your Windows is not activated. You can use it as follows:
In this article, I tried to explain What is Windows Activation Error 0xc004f050 and how can you fix it easily in Windows 10.