Windows 10 KMS keys and KMS Server update

Windows 10 KMS keys and KMS Server update

The default KMS keys used for volume licensing editions of Windows 10 has been published:

KMS Client Setup Keys

Operating system edition KMS Client Setup Key

Windows 8.1 Professional


Windows 8.1 Professional N


Windows 8.1 Enterprise


Windows 8.1 Enterprise N


Windows Server 2012 R2 Server Standard


Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter


Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials



These keys are used by VAMT (from Windows 10 ADK) and are the default keys used by Windows Enterprise editions, these type of keys need a KMS infrastructure.


When you choose Automatically select a KMS client key (GVLK), VAMT will use the KMS keys shown in the beginning of this text:


Client with KMS key (type GVLK):


In order for the KMS server to work with Windows 10, this update is necessary

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