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Windows 8 activation trouble

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I am having trouble activating windows 8 every time I put in my activation key I get an error saying that activation key has been used. What happened was I formatted my ssd that I had already installed windows 8 on and I reinstalled it but now windows won't activate is there any way that I can fix this?
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Have you tried to phone to activate? It's actually not too bad and fully automated. You just have to follow the steps shown in Windows d- tell them the installation ID, say you have installed on one computer. You'll get a confirmation ID to input and you're all set. smile.gif
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Intel Core i7 7700K Asus Maximus IX Hero Asus Strix GTX1080 32GB G.Skill Ripjaws V DDR4-2666 CL15 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingCooling
Plextor M8Pe 512GB (NVMe w/ Heatsink) Western Digital Black 4TB Noctua NH-D15 4x Noctua NF-A14 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 64-bit Dell UltraSharp U2515H (1440p, 60Hz IPS) Vortex Pok3r (MX Blue, WASD Keycaps) EVGA SuperNOVA 750 G3 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Coolermaster MasterCase 5 Pro Logitech G900 Steelseries QCK XXL FiiO E10K 
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