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Windows 7: Mac and parallels

14 Aug 2010   #1
lightwait

mac OSX 10.6.4
 
 
Mac and parallels

I just updated parallels and I am getting a message that my copy of Windows 7 is not genuine.

Can you help? Where do I go to fix the problem.

I am new to Windows on my Mac...

Thanks, Keith


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14 Aug 2010   #2
Skulblaka

Windows 8 Professional 64-bit
 
 

If you're not getting the message that your OS is not genuine, then what's the problem?
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14 Aug 2010   #3
lightwait

mac OSX 10.6.4
 
 

Sorry, I meant that I am getting this message. I did an edit...
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14 Aug 2010   #4
Skulblaka

Windows 8 Professional 64-bit
 
 

You must buy the "genuine" copy of the OS, where did you get it?
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14 Aug 2010   #5
Lordbob75

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Mint 9
 
 

You need to activate it. Click on the key (or search activation) and activate. If it doesn't work, do it by phone.

~Lordbob
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14 Aug 2010   #6
Skulblaka

Windows 8 Professional 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Lordbob75 View Post
You need to activate it. Click on the key (or search activation) and activate. If it doesn't work, do it by phone.

~Lordbob
Strange, doesn't it require a key?
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14 Aug 2010   #7
Lordbob75

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Mint 9
 
 

Not if it was already activated.

~Lordbob
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14 Aug 2010   #8
Skulblaka

Windows 8 Professional 64-bit
 
 

Hm, and if no key then there is no way to activate...

Alas, we have to wait for the results to come in.
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