Do you own a Laptop-tablet and are running Windows 8 in it? But, you haven’t activated it yet. Then look no further, as today I am going to reveal you a way through which you can activate Windows 8. The complete process is free and does not require you to pay a single penny for its license. All, you have to do is to download and use a free software called as KMSpico.
In this post, I am going to teach you how you can activate your Windows 8 for free using activator software called KMSpico. Now, the activation process is very simple and easy. All you have to do is follow the steps that are given below to activate your Windows 8. Before starting the tutorial, I want to inform you that if you have MS Office installed on your device and it is not active then you can check my detailed guide about activating Office for free.
Remember, follow the steps exactly as given otherwise your Windows may not be activated.
Download the KMSpico Windows 8 Activator
To activate your Windows 8 all you need is to download an activator called “KMSpico”. Now, you have to make sure that you download it from a trusted and reliable source. The best and secure website to download KMSpico is kmspicodownload.site, which is also the Official KMSpico website.
Now to download KMSpico , all you have to do is to just visit “kmspicodownload.site”. There you will see a download button click it and download KMSpico.
If you don’t have KMSpico,
you can download it form here
Turn-off/Disable Windows Defender
After downloading the KMSpico you have to turn-off/disable the Windows Defender. An active Windows Defender can interfere in the installation of KMSpico and also in the activation of the process of Windows 8. Therefore, it is necessary to deactivate Windows defender before installing KMSPico and activating Windows 8.
If you don’t know how you can disable Windows Defender just follow the below given steps:
Open Window 8 settings and go to the Windows Security and look for virus & threat protection and open it. Now you will see an option of manage settings under the virus & threat protection settings, click it. You will see an option of “real-time protection” turn it off and you have now disabled your Windows Defender.
After disabling the Windows Defender, all you have to do is to install the downloaded KMSpico. To do this first you have to extract the RAR file. After extracting you will be given a KMSpico.exe and a readme text file. This text file includes the password to the exe setup, which you have to enter in order to start the installation process.
Just to be clear, let me again guide you the step you install it:
- Run the KMSpico.exe setup file from the desktop shortcut or from the original destination.
- It will ask you to enter the exe password.
- After putting the password follow the installation wizard.
- You are done!
Activate Windows 8 KMSpico
After the installation of the KMSpico, now it is finally the time to activate it. To activate Windows 8, initiate the KMSpico and look for a red button that says “Activate Windows”. Press that button and KMSpico will run the activation process in the background. After a few moment, you will receive a notification saying “Windows 8 Activated”.
And that’s it my friend you have activated your Windows 8 for free. Now, if you change your mind and want to upgrade to Windows 8.1 then worry not as I also have a guide for you that will tell you how you can activate Windows 8.1 for free.
Now, just to be sure that your Windows 8 is completely active you have to perform two other tasks.
Task no.1: Restart Your PC
After the successful installation of the Windows it is an optimal step that you restart your computer. As, this step can ensure the perfect activation of your Windows.
Task no.2: Enable Windows Defender
This specific step has nothing to do with your Windows activation, but it still must be done. Turning on the Windows Defender will protect your system from any harmful malware or virus. It is also a good step for maintaining the privacy of your system from hackers, intruders, etc.
Frequently Asked Questions
Here are some FAQs that relate our goal of KMSpico Windows 8 Activation. Read, them for your ease.
No, my friend it is not a virus. It is just an activator software.
If you uninstall KMSpico after activating Windows 8 there are major chances of it going back to the trial version.
It depends on your intention, if you use it for testing or for educational purposes then it is allowed. Otherwise it is a straight violation of the rights of Microsoft.
The Bottom Line
In this article I have informed you about how you can use KMSpico for free activation of your Windows 8. I have detailedly, guided you all the steps and have also taught you the method of ensuring the perfect activation of your Windows. Moreover, this post is intended just for educational and testing purposes. I do not promote any illegal activity. Also, I have added a tutorial about activating Windows 10 for free on this website, this topic has a high demand so make sure to check it out.
Furthermore, now you know all about Windows 8 activation through KMSpico. If you have any questions feel free to ask them in the comment section or just contact me HERE.