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Windows 7: I found an old laptop that isn't activated anymore.

15 Aug 2013   #1
TylerAnne23

 
 
I found an old laptop that isn't activated anymore.

I found a computer my dad had gotten me through Verizon, then he just shut it off for no reason. I can't get into it, so does anyone know how to get in without reactivating it and paying money?


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15 Aug 2013   #2
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

It could be password protected by your father. Ask your father for help.
Shutting off a computer does not do anything that would need activation.
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