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Windows 7: How To Activate Windows When COA Sticker is unreadable?


28 Jan 2014   #1

windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 
How To Activate Windows When COA Sticker is unreadable?

I have this Lenovo Y560 laptop which cam pre-installed with Windows 7 Home Premium Build 7600. Had been using this laptop for three years now. I made the recovery disks using its One Key Recovery software a long time back. But these disks are unusable right now A month back I started having frequent BSODs (Ox116?)
and sudden blackout after windows log-in . But after restarting for 3-4 times, my laptop used to work fine for a day or two and suddenly the problems started again. So I formatted my hard-drive with gparted leaving aside the LENOVO_PART hidden partition containing back-ups. But I thought of doing a clean reinstall. So I followed the a guide for oem installlation in the forum and used the key which I got from using Magic JellyBean Keyfinder since the COA sticker has almost faded dude to my rough usage, I never paid attention to thhis sticker . But when I called Microsoft to activate, they said that key is blacklisted ( I was like WTF?) The guy almost became rude and told me you are using a pirated copy and the key is available online. I googled the key and HELL! They were true, apparently there were many other of those "OEM KEYS FOR IBM-LENOVO". So I had no other choice but to boot to the recovery partition and use the factory default image, but its not working anymore throwing up errors since I had changed the original partition sizes. Will the Microsoft guys give me a another product key for this installation or I have to resort to paying for recovery disc full of bloatwares


Code:
Diagnostic Report (1.9.0027.0):
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Windows Validation Data-->

Validation Code: 0
Cached Online Validation Code: 0x0
Windows Product Key: *****-*****-JKHXW-D9W83-FJQKD
Windows Product Key Hash: AYaBykmfTHUVW5whGaYMeVJn0/U=
Windows Product ID: 00359-OEM-8992687-00249
Windows Product ID Type: 2
Windows License Type: OEM SLP
Windows OS version: 6.1.7601.2.00010300.1.0.003
ID: {10C2C0F8-8A80-409D-A07B-5C55CF59519D}(3)
Is Admin: Yes
TestCab: 0x0
LegitcheckControl ActiveX: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
Signed By: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
Product Name: Windows 7 Home Premium
Architecture: 0x00000009
Build lab: 7601.win7sp1_rtm.101119-1850
TTS Error: 
Validation Diagnostic: 
Resolution Status: N/A

Vista WgaER Data-->
ThreatID(s): N/A, hr = 0x80070002
Version: N/A, hr = 0x80070002

Windows XP Notifications Data-->
Cached Result: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
File Exists: No
Version: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
WgaTray.exe Signed By: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
WgaLogon.dll Signed By: N/A, hr = 0x80070002

OGA Notifications Data-->
Cached Result: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
Version: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
OGAExec.exe Signed By: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
OGAAddin.dll Signed By: N/A, hr = 0x80070002

OGA Data-->
Office Status: 109 N/A
OGA Version: N/A, 0x80070002
Signed By: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
Office Diagnostics: 025D1FF3-364-80041010_025D1FF3-229-80041010_025D1FF3-230-1_025D1FF3-517-80040154_025D1FF3-237-80040154_025D1FF3-238-2_025D1FF3-244-80070002_025D1FF3-258-3

Browser Data-->
Proxy settings: N/A
User Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 8.0; Win32)
Default Browser: C:\Users\halim\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe
Download signed ActiveX controls: Prompt
Download unsigned ActiveX controls: Disabled
Run ActiveX controls and plug-ins: Allowed
Initialize and script ActiveX controls not marked as safe: Disabled
Allow scripting of Internet Explorer Webbrowser control: Disabled
Active scripting: Allowed
Script ActiveX controls marked as safe for scripting: Allowed

File Scan Data-->

Other data-->
Office Details: <GenuineResults><MachineData><UGUID>{10C2C0F8-8A80-409D-A07B-5C55CF59519D}</UGUID><Version>1.9.0027.0</Version><OS>6.1.7601.2.00010300.1.0.003</OS><Architecture>x64</Architecture><PKey>*****-*****-*****-*****-FJQKD</PKey><PID>00359-OEM-8992687-00249</PID><PIDType>2</PIDType><SID>S-1-5-21-776428617-2044129943-1447019227</SID><SYSTEM><Manufacturer>LENOVO                          </Manufacturer><Model>IdeaPad Y560    </Model></SYSTEM><BIOS><Manufacturer>LENOVO    </Manufacturer><Version>30CN71WW  </Version><SMBIOSVersion major="2" minor="6"/><Date>20110128000000.000000+000</Date></BIOS><HWID>70C53307018400FC</HWID><UserLCID>0409</UserLCID><SystemLCID>0409</SystemLCID><TimeZone>India Standard Time(GMT+05:30)</TimeZone><iJoin>0</iJoin><SBID><stat>3</stat><msppid></msppid><name></name><model></model></SBID><OEM><OEMID>LENOVO</OEMID><OEMTableID>CB-01   </OEMTableID></OEM><GANotification/></MachineData><Software><Office><Result>109</Result><Products/><Applications/></Office></Software></GenuineResults>  

Spsys.log Content: 0x80070002

Licensing Data-->
Software licensing service version: 6.1.7601.17514

Name: Windows(R) 7, HomePremium edition
Description: Windows Operating System - Windows(R) 7, OEM_SLP channel
Activation ID: d2c04e90-c3dd-4260-b0f3-f845f5d27d64
Application ID: 55c92734-d682-4d71-983e-d6ec3f16059f
Extended PID: 00359-00178-926-800249-02-1033-7601.0000-0282014
Installation ID: 007835177884308865043282118351804042472984969943834176
Processor Certificate URL: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=88338
Machine Certificate URL: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=88339
Use License URL: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=88341
Product Key Certificate URL: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=88340
Partial Product Key: FJQKD
License Status: Initial grace period
Time remaining: 42840 minute(s) (29 day(s))
Remaining Windows rearm count: 3
Trusted time: 1/28/2014 10:47:46 PM

Windows Activation Technologies-->
HrOffline: 0x00000000
HrOnline: N/A
HealthStatus: 0x0000000000000000
Event Time Stamp: N/A
ActiveX: Registered, Version: 7.1.7600.16395
Admin Service: Registered, Version: 7.1.7600.16395
HealthStatus Bitmask Output:


HWID Data-->
HWID Hash Current: MAAAAAEAAgABAAEAAAABAAAAAwABAAEA6GEwsrMDmlHYGoAgsim4Kux4coGICFxd

OEM Activation 1.0 Data-->
N/A

OEM Activation 2.0 Data-->
BIOS valid for OA 2.0: yes
Windows marker version: 0x20001
OEMID and OEMTableID Consistent: yes
BIOS Information: 
  ACPI Table Name	OEMID Value	OEMTableID Value
  APIC			LENOVO		CB-01   
  FACP			LENOVO		CB-01   
  HPET			LENOVO		CB-01   
  BOOT			LENOVO		CB-01   
  MCFG			LENOVO		CB-01   
  SLIC			LENOVO		CB-01   
  SSDT			AmdRef		AmdTabl
  SSDT			AmdRef		AmdTabl


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28 Jan 2014   #2

Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Someone else had the same problem in this thread. Read it all but look especially at post #7. You may have to call several times before getting someone with a brain.
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28 Jan 2014   #3

windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Thanks!! I just did and they agreed Lets see if they accept it!
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