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Windows 7: windows geniune problem


25 Apr 2010   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium with Service Pack 1
 
 
windows geniune problem

OK i hope someone can help.

Every couple of days when i start my notebook i get the error screen saying that my version of windows is not geniune and i get the option of "get geniune now or remind me later" i click on cancel and everything is fine.
I know my copy is geniune as it was sent to me by the manufacturer of the notebook as the free upgrade program from vista to 7 as i bought the notebook a month before 7 came out.

We have also had this happen on the daughters netbook as well which has a geniune copy of 7 on it.

Can anybody tell me what is going on.?

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25 Apr 2010   #2

Vista Ult 64 bit Seven Ult RTM x64
 
 

In order for Windows 7 to be deemed genuine, it must be activated either online or by phone.

Activate Windows 7 Online
Activate Windows 7 by Phone

Hope this helps.

Gary
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25 Apr 2010   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium with Service Pack 1
 
 

That has been done since December. I activated it online when i first installed windows.
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25 Apr 2010   #4

Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86
 
 

Instead of clicking on cancel when you get that option, click on OK or "Go online to resolve now". Many a times, that solves the problem.

Also, look around this forum. There are numerous threads on this subject.
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25 Apr 2010   #5

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

Try doing it again...see if that clears up your problem... some times this issue crops up and re-activating it will usually fix it...
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25 Apr 2010   #6

Windows 7 Home Premium with Service Pack 1
 
 

I spend more and more time resolving problems with windows than actually using it, its starting to get on my nerves.
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25 Apr 2010   #7

Windows 7 Home Premium with Service Pack 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Tews View Post
Try doing it again...see if that clears up your problem... some times this issue crops up and re-activating it will usually fix it...
But when i click cancel and look in the property's it says it geniune.
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25 Apr 2010   #8

Windows 7 Home Premium with Service Pack 1
 
 

And here we go again, I just got this on the last reboot.


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25 Apr 2010   #9

win 7 ultimate32bit, Win8.1pro wmc 32bit
 
 

hi twdawson follow the advice given by garysgold and Tews and you will find the problem will be resolved , dont get downhearted Windows 7 is a very good and stable OS
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25 Apr 2010   #10

Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86
 
 

Did you click on "Get genuine now"?
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