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Windows 7: last hour

06 Apr 2009   #1

Windows Seven 64-bit
last hour

I just took my computer out of sleep and it said "Windows has 0 hours left of activation" I went WHAT? Can someone explain this? I activated 7068 with a beta key.

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06 Apr 2009   #2

Windows 7 RC 7100 32bit/64bit

Apart from activating with a beta key, did you use any hacks to stop expiration ?

If not, it's just random, probably after a restart it will be gone.

Worst case, you might need to re-enter the activation key.
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06 Apr 2009   #3

Windows Seven 64-bit

Ok, im pretty sure it fixed itself when I restarted. I was just alittle frazzled when I saw that I had an hour left of life on my computer. I was like WTF?!?!?!?!. I havent used any hacks on this build, btw. Ty for the responses btw. I love sevenforums :)
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07 Apr 2009   #4


Hey Compaker,

Even if the activation had expired you can run a command to reset it for 90 days, from an Administrative Command prompt you only need to run "slmgr.vbs -rearm"

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