Always buy it from the Microsoft official website. Since then, I get this annoying and frequent pop-up telling me my Windows version is not genuine—it is. Step 3: Disable Auto Updates You have to disable the auto-update feature of Windows which has been installed in your system, to make sure that windows not genuine error will not pop-up again. If it was a full install that you bought and installed, and all you did was change the hard drive, I'm pretty sure who you talked to was wrong. When it said 'not genuine', there should have been a phone number to try to activate via the phone robot. Since I can't deactivate win7 from my old drive how do I remove it? I have a genuine copy of windows 7 and now it says in my screen that is not. Any other source or third party from which you have taken the Windows software is considered not-Genuine or pirated.Next
That will be your best choice. Similar help and support threads Thread Forum There was a 5 page thread on trying to downgrade from Ultimate to Win 7 Pro but I thought I should start a new thread. My original computer name and registration are back after having originally had a 64 bit version of Windows 7 but my hard drive failed so I had a 32 bit version installed! Comment Policy: The comments section is aimed to help our readers in case of any questions or you can even appreciate us for our hard work. Every time you start pc you always see the annoying screen. Here we will use it to solve our problem. I tried recovery disk that I made and nothing.Next
Read further to remove this copy of Windows is not genuine error. In this world however I think not but. I donwloaded every single window update until now where it asks me to ¨reactivate¨. Windows 7 would only work with a Winodows 7 version Bios Flag and only computers that originally came with Windows 7 would have a Windows 7 Bios Flag. This message could stay even after a long period of time. My copy is genuine and running on Dell computer. .Next
We have prepared a step by step procedure of how run these commands. If it is simple to explain, it would be interesting to know! That is, you essentially get 120 days for this version of Windows. Call up again, and tell the bot it's only installed in one place. I don't have a product key to activate it since it came already activated. Tried to change the background by going to system properties, but no avail.Next
Tried command prompt and get the unknown command reply. Discussions involving warez, cracks, security circumvention, using torrents for downloading copyrighted or illegal material is strictly prohibited. Now looking at clean install not looking forward to this. Generally when you install Windows it asks for the Activation key which tells Microsoft you have a genuine Windows. In one of the cases of having a Genuine Window and still getting this error message, might be that when a command that is being executed it requires an elevated command prompt and is unrelated to the issue discussed here. Can someone please help me resolve this issue? I had the Windows not genuine message for quite some time. Obviously this feature was built into windows 7 by Microsoft, and the company has confirmed that extending the evaluation period is not a violation of Windows 7's end user agreement.
It's best to take it to the shop and have them reactivate. Step 3- Run the software immediately after installing. Once Windows has Validated as Genuine the Non-Genuine message will go away. Well yeah, it was pre installed if this is what you meant. If you need to back up files, partition or the entire system disk, enter the Source section to choose a type.Next
So I went to the next option and that was to find out if others were having the same issue. There are high chances of the product key being corrupted or virus being injected and your product key removed. Type slmgr -rearm and enter…Click okay when message is popped up…. There are basically two methods of how you can resolve these problems. I'm using my own antivirus program mcafee. I re-started and have had black screen since.Next
Hi, there, as for your question, you definitely need to buy a product key to activate your. It's a bit of a pain, I guess, but they're nice about it. So far everything still works fine. Over 8 years I really did well. This will increase your understanding of the software to some extent.Next