CalNet AD Key Management Server (KMS)

The Key Management Server (KMS) service is offered to CalNet AD campus customers to activate current versions of Windows and Office.

The KMS service will activate the following x86 or x64 versions of Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2019, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10:

  • Windows Server 2012 All Editions
  • Windows Server 2016 All Editions
  • Windows Server 2019 All Editions
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 10

The KMS service will activate the following versions of Office:

  • Office 2013
  • Office 2016
  • Office 2019

Service details

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  • Phone: 
    (510) 664-9000
  • Support hours: 
    Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. except University holidays. If you are experiencing an outage, please call the Service Desk after submitting a ticket and ask them to page the Windows on-call.


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