I am trying to activate a new copy of Windows 8 Pro. When clicking on the Activate button in the Windows Activation screen comes back with:
DNS name does not exist
How can I go ahead an activate Windows 8?
Microosoft Knowledge Base 929826 article suggests it's looking for a KMS host server.
There's a method listed on that article that shows you how to use your MAK instead:
Then try activating again.
Thank you for your interest in this question.
Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on this site.
Would you like to answer one of these unanswered questions instead?