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Windows 7: Validation failure after new hdd

21 Oct 2015   #1
hansvann

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 
Validation failure after new hdd

Hi!

Recently my HDD started giving errors.
So I replaced my HDD with a new one.
I copied my entire HDD data to the new HDD, Windows OS included.

The HDD works fine but since than Windows keeps saying it cannot validate my Windows copy.
So I download the validation tool, but the tool says my windows version is not valid.

I have bought my Dell PC with a new Windows license so it should be valid. It always has been.
Until I had to change my HDD.

So what can I do to stop these anoying notifications???


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21 Oct 2015   #2
Ranger4

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit sp1
 
 

Welcome to the Forum.

To save time could you please carry out the following & post it this thread & someone will assist you

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