Im using an OEM version of windows but i havent had any hardware changes in the computer. You may be able to find your original product key in the documentation that came with the computer.posted by gjc at 4:29 PM on December 22, 2012 I took a drive Windows 7 Help Forums Windows 7 help and support Windows Updates & Activation » User Name Remember Me? They said they only thing I could do was to reinstall. this contact form
http://blog.techprognosis.com/how-to-fix-windows-7-update-error-code-800... I purchased an Acer desktop which came with Vista but as it was around the time of changeover I got a free upgrade to Win7 I was living in Malaysia but Since XP isn't supported anymore I assumed Microsoft simply wasn't answering their phone anymore. Join Forum | Login | Today's Posts | Tutorials | Windows 10 Forum | Windows 8 Forum Welcome to Windows 7 Forums.
Case:2x Noctua, 1x SilverStone 120mm Hard Drives WD SATA 160GB, 500GB, 1TB; Seagate SATA 1TB Internet Speed Verizon DSL 3.0Mb down/768kb up Antivirus Avira Free Browser Firefox 50 (daily driver). I had to take it in to get repaired, and it turned out that all of the problems I had been experiencing was due to the hard drive. SLMGR is Windows software licensing management tool. Last edited by UltrAramA; 2 Jun, 2015 @ 9:46pm #15 < > Showing 1-15 of 32 comments Per page: 15 30 50 All Discussions > Steam Forums > Hardware and Operating
It also checks for the existence of proper matching licenses in the OS itself. FOR THE MOMENT, I'VE BEEN USING MICROSOFT SECURITY ESSENTIALS BECAUSE OF BEING ON A TIGHT BUDGET & SOMETHING OBVIOUSLY BLEW THROUGH THAT PROGRAM TO JACK MY SYSTEM. I'm not planning on having more than 16 GB RAM and all I care about is performance. Ask the experts!
I have no idea what... people on this forum are constantly advised to "buy OEM" when they need an affordable copy of Windows... Also i do not have the original activation key. https://social.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/2999ceaa-46bf-4f0b-abb2-b97227ade93f/windows-7-all-of-a-sudden-not-genuine-anymore-error-0x8004fe21?forum=genuinewindows7 I found a quick fix online that extended the trial, because I didn't know what else to do.
Mass. Remaining Windows rearm count: 4 Trusted time: 28.09.2015 14:17:01 Windows Activation Technologies--> HrOffline: 0x00000000 HrOnline: N/A HealthStatus: 0x0000000000000000 Event Time Stamp: N/A ActiveX: Not Registered - 0x80040154 Admin Service: Not Registered Here was my resolve. I bought a laptop from Dell 3 years ago last February.
How do I fix this? http://marcuslorasullivan.over-blog.com/2016/01/easiest-way-to-solve-windows-7-deactivated-itself-and-is-not-genuine-anymore.html mlindsey Contributor4 Reg: 16-May-2015 Posts: 6 Solutions: 0 Kudos: 0 Kudos0 Re: Windows 7 now incorrectly showing as non genuine after Norton security install Posted: 16-May-2015 | 2:48PM • Permalink I Windows 7 Suddenly Not Genuine Also, the Windows copy was legal. Kb971033 I know from pass and current experience with Dell.
Last edited by Gumball; 2 Jun, 2015 @ 9:35pm #11 IAmEvil View Profile View Posts 2 Jun, 2015 @ 9:37pm Ah well. http://ps3coderz.com/not-genuine/windows-7-professional-not-genuine.php Its a windows xp SP3 system which I need for C++ and VB programming. Well it's not you who are stupid but they who used you instead of informing of what you had the right to know, It's sad to see how these big home I suppose I could always buy a Windows 7 disc from Amazon, because I need to buy one anyway for the custom PC I mentioned. Windows Not Genuine
Thanks for the pointers Steve Sandro_cm Guru Norton Fighter25 Reg: 06-Dec-2009 Posts: 2,191 Solutions: 52 Kudos: 357 Kudos0 Re: Windows 7 now incorrectly showing as non genuine after Norton security install The main characteristics of such systems are:The license agreement and support agreement is between you and the PC maker, not MS.Activation by the end user is not required. Do you know why that is? navigate here My System Specs Computer type Laptop System Manufacturer/Model Number Asus K52F or Lenovo B80 OS Win 7 x64 Home Premium (and x86 VirtualBox VM)/Win10 CPU i3 370M/i7 6500U Motherboard Asus/Lenovo Memory
The plus side is I'm good at re-installing (4 hours or less). It works by connecting to a BIOS flag (the SLIC table) found only on computers from that Manufacturer. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2230957 Hugh mlindsey Contributor4 Reg: 16-May-2015 Posts: 6 Solutions: 0 Kudos: 0 Kudos0 Re: Windows 7 now incorrectly showing as non genuine after Norton security install Posted: 17-May-2015 | 7:10PM •
The computer with the key from that website on it now says that windows is not genuine. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Skip to main content Norton.com Norton Community Home Forums Blogs Search HelpWelcome Message FAQs Search Tips Participation Guidelines Terms and Conditions MenuUserLog Here's what MS gives as the procedure: I see messages that Windows might not be genuine. It turned out the problem was triggered by one of the Dell OEM programs: I reinstalled everything and it all worked great until this particular program got installed when the validation
I thought Microsoft would encourage upgrading. Although it is possible for an individual to buy a System Builder copy, the license requires that the software be installed using the OPK (OEM preinstall kit) and then resold.Retail version http://www.infoworld.com/article/2859267/operating-systems/windows-7-hit-by-rash-of-bogus-not-genuine-reports-validation-code-0x8004fe21.html Hugh mlindsey Contributor4 Reg: 16-May-2015 Posts: 6 Solutions: 0 Kudos: 0 Kudos0 Re: Windows 7 now incorrectly showing as non genuine after Norton security install Posted: 17-May-2015 | 1:30PM • his comment is here Resolution: Uninstall Norton Security completely (saving old settings) Re-activate Windows using product key Re-install Norton Security I think the key item here is uninstalling whatever Norton you initially had on the
I'm using all the time Kaspersky Antivirus - no any other installed. floplot Guru Norton Fighter25 Reg: 11-Apr-2009 Posts: 21,271 Solutions: 464 Kudos: 3,371 Kudos0 Re: Windows 7 now incorrectly showing as non genuine after Norton security install Posted: 15-Mar-2015 | 10:23AM • Can a PC with an OEM Windows operating system have its motherboard upgraded and keep the same license? Reply Crazie Flawed N October 18, 2013 at 3:27 am dubbed SIR RICHARD HACK..
A couple of months ago it said that validation had failed. Hidden Partitions WITHOUT the benefit of hardware based security (as with Lenovo systems) are inherently insecure. Everything else is taken care of. What about the motherboard and CPU?