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Windows 7: Windows 7 is not genuine

29 Oct 2012   #11
laytonj519

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit
 
 

i don't use a registry cleaner, I would probably mess something up.
Maybe the computer needed to be updated? It did a bios update as soon as everything was working again
thanks!


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29 Oct 2012   #12
NoelDP

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

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

Good - NEVER use a registry cleaner, as it really knows less about your registry than you do!

BIOS updates don't normally come through on Windows updates?
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29 Oct 2012   #13
laytonj519

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit
 
 

It more or less came through on my HP's update. It was just bundled with tons of windows 7 updates
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06 Feb 2014   #14
NoelDP

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

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

It may have come through the HP updater - but I never heard of one coming through normal Windows updates.
Whatever - so long as things are working properly (still!) that's what matters
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