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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 123
Posted By torchwood
Hi Gplea, if your still in contact with the...

Hi Gplea,

if your still in contact with the firm/college that provided you the original KMS key - they should also have a supply of MAK ones.

MS are somewhat lenient with non-genuine systems,...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 196
Posted By torchwood
Part 2 NO - that KB is part of MS genuine...

Part 2

NO - that KB is part of MS genuine checks

It will interact with the WATAdminserv file

It can and does identify and block some pirated installs
(on its release it did cause some...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 196
Posted By torchwood
Hi Sigh...... More my fault than yours...

Hi Sigh......

More my fault than yours ....ooops
When your on the WatAminServ >> RIGHT click >> then select Properties,> then click on the Security tab.

From your last post

No other user...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 123
Posted By torchwood
Hi Gplea, couple things stopping this...

Hi Gplea,

couple things stopping this activating.

Its a volume KMS licence - these keys are Activated via a companies/colleges server
from the report
Please use slmgr.vbs /ato to activate and...
Forum: Installation & Setup 14 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 200
Posted By torchwood
I've got a couple of thoughts If your user...

I've got a couple of thoughts

If your user profile is correct -- USA
N versions are NOT supported your side of the Pond, MS will pick this up via your IP

Your running a KabyLake CPU i dont...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 221
Posted By torchwood
Hi Steve, as its a desktop, NO WAY its...

Hi Steve,

as its a desktop,

NO WAY its legit

Roy
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 17 Hours Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 221
Posted By torchwood
Hi Steve, If the statement i made in my last...

Hi Steve,

If the statement i made in my last post is correct,
SLIC _ASUS_ Notebook
(certainly should not appear on a desktop)
This entry confirms that an activation exploit is present

POST...
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 182
Posted By torchwood
Hi Yuval,, The product key you are trying to...

Hi Yuval,,

The product key you are trying to use is for a Factory built computer.
This also requires the presence of a SLIC table, which they would have inserted, yours does not have it.

The...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Day Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 221
Posted By torchwood
Hi 55Trucker, An OEM computer will come...

Hi 55Trucker,

An OEM computer will come "complete" from one of the major suppliers, Dell/Acer/Asus/etc.

A custom built model is made up from components from different companies, like yours.
...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Day Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 221
Posted By torchwood
Hi 55Trucker, please post the complete...

Hi 55Trucker,

please post the complete report.

looking at the partial report AND based on your comments, the install is non-genuine

File Scan Data-->
File Mismatch:...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 182
Posted By torchwood
Hi Yuval, follow this, full instructions on...

Hi Yuval,

follow this, full instructions on how to post it.



Windows Genuine and Activation Issue Posting Instructions - Windows 7 Help Forums...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 182
Posted By torchwood
hi run this tool, copy/paste the output ...

hi

run this tool, copy/paste the output

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=52012

Roy
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Day Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 221
Posted By torchwood
Hi 55Trucker, run this, post the output ...

Hi 55Trucker,

run this, post the output

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=52012

Roy
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 140
Posted By torchwood
have a look here Log On Screen - Change -...

have a look here

Log On Screen - Change - Windows 7 Help Forums...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 2 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 135
Posted By torchwood
Suspect you have different processors on those...

Suspect you have different processors on those machines.

That KB is Spectre/meltdown patch so it will only be valid for specific CPU's.

Roy
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 2 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 196
Posted By torchwood
Hi XP, Well looking at that report seems...

Hi XP,

Well looking at that report
seems like WAT is confusing itself:confused:

The top 2 lines state its genuine
Validation Code: 0
Cached Online Validation Code: 0x0

Futher down its...
Forum: Drivers 15 Mar 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 1,081
Posted By torchwood
Hi Magnakai, try Easybcd >> Advanced Options...

Hi Magnakai,

try Easybcd >> Advanced Options >> dissable driver signing

Roy
Forum: Software 15 Mar 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 469
Posted By torchwood
Hi from an elevated command mode please run ...

Hi

from an elevated command mode please run

sfc /scannow


Hopefully it will re-install the missing Settings, gear, option.

Roy
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 Mar 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 353
Posted By torchwood
Hi Warmbells. Yep MS wants to kick Kaby Lake...

Hi Warmbells.

Yep MS wants to kick Kaby Lake processors off of W7.

There is a work around however,

I get pop-up with i7-4930k processor? - Windows 7 Help Forums...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 Mar 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 1,083
Posted By torchwood
Hi Dorkulon, Its been withheld from some...

Hi Dorkulon,

Its been withheld from some computers, see here

March 13, 2018 - KB4088878 (Security-only update) Windows 7 - Windows 7 Help Forums...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 Mar 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 347
Posted By torchwood
Hi UnclBrawl, Samuria is partly correct, you...

Hi UnclBrawl,

Samuria is partly correct, you are using a MAK key - these are sold to companies.
mainly, but not entirely, for users whose computers did NOT have a SLIC table present,

(MAK...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 12 Mar 2018
Replies: 10
Views: 532
Posted By torchwood
Hi Marie, can you post the Checksur log, and...

Hi Marie,

can you post the Checksur log, and your CBS log.

wouldnt hurt to run the BSOD tool either, actually provides a fair bit of info.

and going even deeper Farbar - FRST

Blue Screen...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 12 Mar 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 375
Posted By torchwood
Hi Scott, Due to the changes made by MS...

Hi Scott,

Due to the changes made by MS Updates are rolled out monthly
2nd Tuesday of the month.

Cant understand why CCleaner wont run until its hidden!!

Roy
Forum: Browsers & Mail 11 Mar 2018
Replies: 10
Views: 532
Posted By torchwood
Hi Marie, if the error appeared with only...

Hi Marie,

if the error appeared with only Windows Defender installed then the >>OS<< install was corrupt
BUT you wrote now i've installed MSE and got the error ???
Installing Microsoft Security...
Forum: Customization 11 Mar 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 497
Posted By torchwood
Hi Groze, The screensaver kicks in at...

Hi Groze,

The screensaver kicks in at different times IF your running more than one theme.
I've got 4, each requires its own group of settings via Personalize...
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