Microsoft Press Release

Microsoft’s Software Protection Platform: Protecting Software and Customers from Counterfeiters

The company announces innovative technology in Windows Vista and Windows Server “Longhorn” to reduce the risk of piracy and software tampering while improving software licensing.

http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/features/2006/oct06/10-04SoftwareProtection.mspx

 

Volume Activation 2.0 Webcasts

 

Title: Windows Vista Activation for Education customers

Date: 10-26-2006 from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm Pacific

 

Registration URL: http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032314521&Culture=en-US

On-Demand Registration URL: http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032314523&Culture=en-US

 

 

Title: Windows Vista Activation for Education customers

Date: 10-27-2006 from 8:00 am to 9:00 am Pacific

 

Registration URL: http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032314519&Culture=en-US

On-Demand Registration URL: http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032314520&Culture=en-US

 

               

General Whitepapers

 

White Paper: Microsoft’s Software Protection Platform: Innovations for Windows Vista and Windows Server “Longhorn” – Oct. 2006

 

Technical Guidance and Whitepapers

Windows Vista Volume Activation 2.0 Technical Guidance Overview

Published: November 1, 2006

 

 View the Technical Documentation

 

Volume Activation 2.0 Step-by-Step Guide: Provides planning, deployment, and operational guidance for activating volume editions of the Windows Vista operating system.

 

Volume Activation 2.0 FAQ: Provides answers to frequently asked questions (FAQ) about Windows Vista Volume Activation 2.0.

 

Download the Technical Documentation and Other Supporting Materials

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=75674  

 

Technical Attributes

Windows Vista Volume Activation 2.0 Technical Attributes

 

FAQ

Learn more about the Windows Vista Volume Activation 2.0

 

Download

Get the Windows Vista Volume Activation 2.0

 

Related Resources

 

Windows Vista

Windows Genuine Advantage

Microsoft Solution Accelerator for Business Desktop Deployment 2007

Microsoft Volume Licensing Web site

 

Activation 2.0 Support

 

Support is available through the Worldwide Activation Call Centers