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Windows 7: You must actiavte today? Windows 7 RTM shutdown 1 day?

26 Jul 2009   #21

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Boomstick777 View Post
Just installed the lastest windows 7 official RTM build I ran windows update and a watermark appeared on the bottom right of the screen saying this copy of windows is not genuine. After rebooting I have a black screen and a prompt telling me I must activate windows today! What happened to the 30 day grace period?

Am I the only one with this problem?

Hello Boomstick,

This can help show you how to rearm your copy of Windows 7 for another 30 days grace period. :)

Hope this helps,

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