in one swoop. Once cloning is done boot into the new ssd and either upgrade or clean install the win 10 AU into the old win 10 partition. 0 5 months ago Reply pandhersaab27 the OS that was copied did not contain this drive letter anymore). Upon completion and booting, being presented with a choice of drive to boot from sounded alarm bells, and then it became clear what had happened. check over here
I like to test different cloning tools. What utility did you use? 0 5 months ago Reply pandhersaab27 Nope, i did clean install. -1 5 months ago Reply netmann Clone the old ssd to the new ssd making I believe this kind of problem happens when the clone operation occurs within windows which is exactly how I did it. Note that if you are new to these forums, you may find that you are unable to post due to a restriction on the inclusion of links andpictures.
When the cloning is done, I wipe the old disk, partition it if I'm going to reuse it. You're really helped me out! MS UK 0800 0188354 Let it ring so that you get an operator, explain what youve done they will either clear your code or give you a new one. (your location
Muppet of the century award goes to... 3 5 months ago Reply SammyD97 You win. 0 5 months ago Reply 500M Consumers Reached Yearly Copyright 2016 Mobile Nations • Terms and They agreed, and so they arranged to have another technician come on the next day to fix the problem. Triangle area in sphere Job asking for bank email and password Determining if a relation is reflexive Is it right to use the verb Make here? Reply Meadster says: August 3, 2011 at 1:52 pm Excellent point John… was about to post exactly the same comment myself.
Anise View Public Profile Visit Anise's homepage! If I Clone My Hard Drive Do I Have To Activate Windows Again My thinking is that the original key may be tied to the original hardware config. I've been futzing around for several days, connecting and disconnecting my old drive, and generally trying to figure out what was wrong. https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/office/en-US/e735ed9a-2931-43ae-a4a2-2aab877315eb/windows-not-genuine-after-cloning-hdd-to-ssd?forum=w7itproinstall I am the admin on my computer.
Monitor(s) Displays Asus 27" LED LCD/VE278Q Screen Resolution 1920-1080 or 1280-720 HDMI Keyboard Das 4 Professional Mouse Logitech M705 PSU Corsair AX-860i Platinum Case Phanteks Enthoo Primo/4 case 140mm fans Cooling However, (maybe I read it wrong) why would he use an SSD as a storage drive and leave the slow SSD as primary? The strange part about this is that I have a friend that clones with Acronis (from the CD) on a Desktop PC that's similar to mine, and never encounters the Windows/Desktop I'm sure there's a good logical explanation to all this that I'm just not seeing due to my limited knowledge in this area.
I had to create a new post in Blogger just to reflect the new URL due to that misspelling. http://boards.straightdope.com/sdmb/showthread.php?t=733465 So I tried it again. Windows 7 Not Genuine After Disk Clone but i actually have another after clone and change the drive letters I get a BSOD it says "page fault in non paged area" I can enter as well in the This Copy Of Windows Is Not Genuine Build 7601 I took the SSD and installed it into my Acer Laptop and hit the power button. "No boot disc found." Computer wouldn't boot from the new SSD The operating system was
Also doing a fresh install using a disk/usb of win10 is a great idea to avoid all the bloatware that comes with oem devices (my personal recommendation). check my blog Hope you can update this information. Here's a lovely screenshot. I'm happy to have helped you get your e-life back in order. =D Reply Jim Davis says: April 6, 2013 at 7:01 am You save my butt also. Macrium Reflect
I recently upgraded the HDD in my laptop to a smaller Kingston SSD using Acronis True Image HD 2014 software. Wednesday, March 25, 2015 9:46 AM Reply | Quote Moderator 0 Sign in to vote I installed the updated Intel driver, had to call for the manual phone activation after that, Cloned an HD to a brand new SSD and then Windows would boot as D: and of course couldn't find it's user directories or any system files like explorer.exe accordingly. http://ps3coderz.com/not-genuine/geniune-windows-7-saying-not-genuine.php So, just tell me would I be able to activate it on my new ssd after clean install? -1 5 months ago Reply timster01 If you've already activated Windows 10, it will
Some cloning tool's screens can be a little confusing when they ask for the final "ok" from the user, when they'll display data present on both HDD's. Reply Scoop says: September 23, 2013 at 12:20 pm Good advice. Hard disks, for the most part, don't need any kind of alignment because data is read in stripes of arbitrary sizes in multiples of 512 bytes regardless of where the boundary
May a squadron of beautiful women find your crotch by weeks end! Then, re-activate, try online, but if that fails, then you should be given a phone number to call in, and it is usually an automated process where you type in numbers The basic premise in this article is incorrect. after following your instructions to change drive letters in the registry, did it do as you claimed… the windows is not genuine poped for a short moment and then went away.
I assume the cloning software (in my case Macrium Reflect) goes into a different cloning mode and perhaps overwrites a serial number which was preserved between previsous attempts (I haven't delved A user comment suggested he didn't need to get into Safe Mode and so I made a side note. You may be wondering why the pictures in the screen shots don't match the drive configurations I mentioned above. have a peek at these guys If you haven't already, leave only the new hard drive plugged in to your system.
If the online fails, you should be given a phone number now. Then, if online activation doesn't "just work", the phone option should become available. Reply Daniel says: January 15, 2013 at 12:52 am Found it Keep up the great work, Simon! Reply Simon says: December 24, 2013 at 5:17 pm Hey Scott.