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Windows 7: Windows now says that my copy is counterfeit.

16 Apr 2012   #11

Main - Windows 7 Pro SP1 64-Bit; 2nd - Windows Server 2008 R2

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by subwayjm View Post
...@Profdlp: I got my copy from Newegg about 2 years ago. It came in a sealed case with the halogram CD and the authenticity sticker for me to attach to my PC. The date shows 11/20/10 and the size is 409 KB...
The date and size match what is on my system exactly.

I asked about when and where you got is because there are a lot of people who pick up sophisticated fakes off eBay or something. Those are sometimes cracked with a file which it takes Microsoft a while to catch up to. The fact that you got it from Newegg a couple years ago with the rest of the systems makes me pretty sure that you either had a corrupt install or MS just mistakenly flagged you. Either way I'm sure it can be straightened out. :)

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16 Apr 2012   #12
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1

See if this answer applies to you Validating My Windows Software
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16 Apr 2012   #13

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

now that is a cocern that ran through my head. does microsoft flag my product key to the point where even a reinstall would still show it as counterfeit?
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16 Apr 2012   #14
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1

Let's see what CKScanner says ...

Download CKScanner by askey127 from HERE
Important - Save it to your desktop.
Doubleclick CKScanner.exe and click Search For Files.
After a very short time, when the cursor hourglass disappears, click Save List To File.
A message box will verify the file saved.
Double-click the CKFiles.txt icon on your desktop and copy/paste the contents in your next reply.
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16 Apr 2012   #15

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

CKScanner - Additional Security Risks - These are not necessarily bad
scanner sequence 3.RP.11.DXCPEH
----- EOF -----

And when I tried to install the rapid storage drive it said:

Computer does not meet requirments.
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16 Apr 2012   #16
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1

Something else to read regarding these two items:
Spsys.log Content: 0x80070002
Tampered File: %systemroot%\system32\sppwinob.dll

System went into a Tamper State, Spsys.log Content decryption
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16 Apr 2012   #17

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 x64 Home Premium (and x86 VirtualBox VM)/Win10

Please people - the last few posts have either confused the issue, or repeated what's already been said.

Let's give the OP a chance to digest the offerings, and respond as appropriate, before deluging them with what are (in some instances) irrelevancies.
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16 Apr 2012   #18

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

@NoelDP: I ran the chkdsk and all I could get out of it since it went so fast was this error:

Replaced bad cluster 502 windows\logs\system~1\RE5479~1.ETL

The SFC scan says it found currupted files and has created a log. The log is huge and it does not let me open it. I assume I need the windows repair kit thing to open and read it. In the past I diabled with it some but could not make head or tails of it.
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16 Apr 2012   #19

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

After those tests here is a new report:

Diagnostic Report (1.9.0027.0):
Windows Validation Data-->
Validation Code: 0x8004FE21
Cached Online Validation Code: 0x0
Windows Product Key: *****-*****-MDWT6-P8JGW-JPXTM
Windows Product Key Hash: UIStqASRIerJXztZ4G+mQIhVz3g=
Windows Product ID: 00426-OEM-9154216-39554
Windows Product ID Type: 3
Windows License Type: OEM System Builder
Windows OS version: 6.1.7601.2.00010100.1.0.001
ID: {727B7B83-5D4B-4E8A-BE4F-CE2BD85EA4DA}(3)
Is Admin: Yes
TestCab: 0x0
LegitcheckControl ActiveX: Registered,
Signed By: Microsoft
Product Name: Windows 7 Ultimate
Architecture: 0x00000009
Build lab: 7601.win7sp1_gdr.110622-1506
TTS Error: 
Validation Diagnostic: 
Resolution Status: N/A
Vista WgaER Data-->
ThreatID(s): N/A, hr = 0x80070002
Version: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
Windows XP Notifications Data-->
Cached Result: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
File Exists: No
Version: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
WgaTray.exe Signed By: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
WgaLogon.dll Signed By: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
OGA Notifications Data-->
Cached Result: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
Version: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
OGAExec.exe Signed By: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
OGAAddin.dll Signed By: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
OGA Data-->
Office Status: 109 N/A
OGA Version: N/A, 0x80070002
Signed By: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
Office Diagnostics: 025D1FF3-364-80041010_025D1FF3-229-80041010_025D1FF3-230-1_025D1FF3-517-80040154_025D1FF3-237-80040154_025D1FF3-238-2_025D1FF3-244-80070002_025D1FF3-258-3
Browser Data-->
Proxy settings: N/A
User Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 8.0; Win32)
Default Browser: C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe
Download signed ActiveX controls: Prompt
Download unsigned ActiveX controls: Disabled
Run ActiveX controls and plug-ins: Allowed
Initialize and script ActiveX controls not marked as safe: Disabled
Allow scripting of Internet Explorer Webbrowser control: Disabled
Active scripting: Allowed
Script ActiveX controls marked as safe for scripting: Allowed
File Scan Data-->
File Mismatch: C:\Windows\system32\sppwinob.dll[6.1.7601.17514], Hr = 0x80092003
Other data-->
Office Details: <GenuineResults><MachineData><UGUID>{727B7B83-5D4B-4E8A-BE4F-CE2BD85EA4DA}</UGUID><Version>1.9.0027.0</Version><OS>6.1.7601.2.00010100.1.0.001</OS><Architecture>x64</Architecture><PKey>*****-*****-*****-*****-JPXTM</PKey><PID>00426-OEM-9154216-39554</PID><PIDType>3</PIDType><SID>S-1-5-21-3375088572-3281612960-3250069356</SID><SYSTEM><Manufacturer>System manufacturer</Manufacturer><Model>System Product Name</Model></SYSTEM><BIOS><Manufacturer>American Megatrends Inc.</Manufacturer><Version>1704   </Version><SMBIOSVersion major="2" minor="5"/><Date>20091230000000.000000+000</Date></BIOS><HWID>EB203807018400FE</HWID><UserLCID>0409</UserLCID><SystemLCID>0409</SystemLCID><TimeZone>Eastern Standard Time(GMT-05:00)</TimeZone><iJoin>0</iJoin><SBID><stat>3</stat><msppid></msppid><name></name><model></model></SBID><OEM/><GANotification/></MachineData><Software><Office><Result>109</Result><Products/><Applications/></Office></Software></GenuineResults>  
Spsys.log Content: 0x80070002
Licensing Data-->
Software licensing service version: 6.1.7601.17514
Name: Windows(R) 7, Ultimate edition
Description: Windows Operating System - Windows(R) 7, OEM_COA_NSLP channel
Activation ID: cfb3e52c-d707-4861-af51-11b27ee6169c
Application ID: 55c92734-d682-4d71-983e-d6ec3f16059f
Extended PID: 00426-00182-542-139554-02-1033-7601.0000-1072012
Installation ID: 008370709804325614891422819636341662153183158261094712
Processor Certificate URL:
Machine Certificate URL:
Use License URL:
Product Key Certificate URL:
Partial Product Key: JPXTM
License Status: Licensed
Remaining Windows rearm count: 4
Trusted time: 4/16/2012 7:19:26 PM
Windows Activation Technologies-->
HrOffline: 0x8004FE21
HrOnline: N/A
HealthStatus: 0x0000000000000080
Event Time Stamp: 4:15:2012 16:46
ActiveX: Registered, Version: 7.1.7600.16395
Admin Service: Registered, Version: 7.1.7600.16395
HealthStatus Bitmask Output:
Tampered File: %systemroot%\system32\sppwinob.dll

HWID Data-->
OEM Activation 1.0 Data-->
OEM Activation 2.0 Data-->
BIOS valid for OA 2.0: yes, but no SLIC table
Windows marker version: N/A
OEMID and OEMTableID Consistent: N/A
BIOS Information: 
  ACPI Table Name OEMID Value OEMTableID Value
  APIC   123009  APIC1822
  FACP   123009  FACP1822
  HPET   123009  OEMHPET 
  MCFG   123009  OEMMCFG 
  OEMB   123009  OEMB1822
  OSFR   123009  OEMOSFR 
  SSDT   DpgPmm  CpuPm
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17 Apr 2012   #20

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 x64 Home Premium (and x86 VirtualBox VM)/Win10

The fact that the CHKDSK found even one bad cluster is a pontential indicator that the hard drive may be on the way out.
You should back up your data to external media now - before doing anything more.

Once that's done, download the hard disk manufacturer's disk test utility, and create the boot CD.
Boot to the utility and run the Quick test - if that reports errors, then you probably have a failing drive.
Run the Long test - at the end it may offer to try and fix problems. Accept that, and then run another Long test to check the results.
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