Windows 10 Enterprise: Windows 10 Activation with VPN (Off-Campus)

Important Licensing Information

Activating Windows using the Enterprise Server method will require you to connect to the license server every 180-days.  If installing on a computer that will not come to campus, or if using the VPN is cumbersome, use an alternative activation method: 

LSU Students:  Refer to  On The Hub (Students)  to find information on how to receive a Personal Key.  This will ensure a simple, one-time activation of your Windows 10 License.

Activate Windows 10 with VPN (Off-Campus):

1. Connect to the LSU Network using the LSU VPN. 

**Need to know how to use the VPN?  See the VPN at LSU: Overview article in GROK.

the VPN screen

2.  Upon connecting to the LSU Network, type Windows Activation into the search bar at the bottom of the screen.

 the cortana search bar

3. Select See if Windows is activated or the Activation option under the Settings header..

the see if windows is activated screen

4. A new window should appear. Select Activate.

Referenced from: Microsoft

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