For those looking for a short answer. Since they are not a valid Microsoft reseller Microsoft won't do anything. And they won't stand behind the transaction, and are forcing you to jump through major hoops. Well, yes, there is, but even that system is shady. Thanks to this official application we can take a look at heaps of offers, as well as keeping track of all the keys we have purchased through Kinguin.
Im with whoever said making smaller game purchases might be okay. While that incident was isolated, and we never really saw another one of those, this only goes to show the level of fidelity you would find on Kinguin. I talked to customer service from Kinguin but it was clear he didn't speak English as his primary language so it created a small language barrier between us. Fri Free Talk Sat - Mon Suggest a Game Spoiler Guide Tag spoilers please! Rule 6: No requests for game suggestions, friend requests, surveys, or begging. This is because Kinguin never really checks whether or not the keys that are being sold are legit or not. I also bought the protection when I checked out, but now when I go to create a support ticket they are asking me for proof that it's invalid.
However its best to stick to sellers that are in your area. Products, services, surveys, websites - we're here to help with technical issues, not market for others. There are situations in which the key does not work at all. I understand the issue that you are currently facing, we will try the best we can to resolve your issue. Before providing any assistance, I would like you to answer the questions stated below: 1.
So I decided to take a chance and purchase 1 to try from Kinguin. You should be paying the expected Microsoft price; anything else i. I found out that there have been so many different issues from Kinguin, and it was not limited to one demographic. It is called Kinguin Buyer Protection. My question is two parts: 1.
I really was just trying to get to the point. Thus so long as key is an oem key, not a volume licence key, they are usually ok absolutely no guarantees of course. This, to me, sounds like a joke. Although I hate to admit here on this forum, I have bought a few Windows 10 Pro keys from Kinguin. No racism, sexism, homophobia, slurs, or other hateful language. And then after how many days I decided to make a clean install and I did not enter a product key as mentioned in the procedure because it says that it will be automatically activated if it is already activated prior to clean install.
Of those, I've had to get Microsoft tech support involved twice because the keys would activate. Enjoy considerable savings and instant download of the software. So i need your help people on reddit! Untagged spoilers will be removed until the poster fixes them to use the proper format. It wouldn't activate so I called Microsoft and they told me that it is a valid key but it's for downgrading from Pro to Home and cannot be used to activate a Windows 10 Pro install. Let Me know if You have experience with this site please. I was quick to contact the support, and due to the different time zones, they reached me after a day, and inquired about the issue I was having. It is a genuine windows 7! Some sites are definitely outright scams but Kinguin is quite a well known site and whilst dubious, I doubt it blatantly scams users.
They sell them at a good price and you can still upgrade to 10 until 29 june or july. Enjoy the optimal customization of the most productive and ergonomic version of Windows. Starting to think buying from Kinguin was a bad idea. I bought a brand spanking new Audi from Chevrolet. Unless it has been flaunted all around the internet so much that they won't unblock it for you. If you buy Windows you may find some time down the line your key is revoked which would confirm they are.
Your data and files will not be affected in any way. I have done much research on this topic but I got multiple different responses each taking their own stance on both side of this. For more savings, we offer Windows 10 Bundles, where we combine Windows 10 with useful additional software, just like Antivirus for your Security or any Office Suite to be best equipped on your desk. At any rate he said the key was valid and I told him I bought it on Kinguin. This will work on anything. Ask us here at , and try to help others with their problems as well! I would suggest going straight to Windows 10 instead, and since it is hardware locked, it could be pretty safe to get it from Kinguin.
Don't get me wrong, I buy all my games through G2A and the like, but Windows. To have a full and detailed answer, you need to understand some of the basics behind Kinguin first. To make this easy, purchase a full version retail license, it removes any penalties and dangers of possibly invalidating the license if you need to change key hardware components like the motherboard or wish to transfer it to another computer. That I will have to purchase another key and she suggested to transfer me to their sales department to purchase a new key, it would only take few minutes. Also Kinguin responded to my ticket after a couple hours and gave me other things to do since I couldn't get the chat to go on.
Do not compare or recommend products. Spent hours on chat before that with 4 different Microsoft techs who had no idea what the problem was. Once you have selected the desired seller, the next step is as easy as taking a walk in the park. Doesn't sound like a crowd that's going to wake-up extra early to get after cheap keys. How likely is it that a key purchased from Kinguin will eventually not work? Actually now that I think about it,I think there was a way to get it for free, so they might have made 15 bucks on it. Kinguin and G2A are pretty much direct competitiors. Want to pay it forward? Check our for our unbeatable offers and Buy Windows 10 Bundles on U license.