Azure KMS Server

You might find yourself in a situation where you want all your computers to activate using Active Directory based activation except for your Azure VM’s, they should use the Azure KMS server.

By default, when Active Directory based activation is enabled all computers on your domain will use Active Directory based activation.

By using the command cscript c:\Windows\system32\slmgr.vbs /dlv we can see that this host has been activated by AD activation: