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Windows 7: This copy of Windows is not genuine

17 Dec 2009   #1
oldspook

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 
This copy of Windows is not genuine

Suddenly my Windows 7 gave me that message. When I tried to activate I got a message that said there was a problem.

Got the run around but still can't activate. No way can I find the phone number to call and get support. What do I do now? Does anyone have the phone number for activation or support?


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17 Dec 2009   #2
Airbot

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

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17 Dec 2009   #3
oldspook

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Airbot View Post
I've been trying to find the phone number, the procedure in that link does not work. it is a dead end. I need the phone number.
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17 Dec 2009   #4
Etihtsarom

7 Prof
 
 

Did you mess around with services before this happened?
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17 Dec 2009   #5
Uber Philf

W7 RTM Ultimate x64
 
 

Type slui.exe 4 into the search bar in your start menu, choose your location, and voila.
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17 Dec 2009   #6
slithernet

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Retail RTM, Ubuntu 9.10
 
 

If you are trying to activate an OEM version i think you need to use slui 3 to activate.
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17 Dec 2009   #7
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, clean install, upgrade disc
 
 

THE US number is
888 725 1047
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17 Dec 2009   #8
oldspook

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Uber Philf View Post
Type slui.exe 4 into the search bar in your start menu, choose your location, and voila.
What is supposed to happen when you do that? On my system, all that happens is an box pops up lower right that says this copy of windows is not genuine. When I click on it, same old procedure which I've done many times. Never does it give a phone number to call and get help.
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17 Dec 2009   #9
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, clean install, upgrade disc
 
 

I found the number for you Look above
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17 Dec 2009   #10
oldspook

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by slithernet View Post
If you are trying to activate an OEM version i think you need to use slui 3 to activate.
Not an OEM version, it is an upgrade version.
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