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  • Hi ... I turned on my puter and it says my windows needs to be validated.  I have been running it since it first came out with no problem .  Now it had me download something and it says ... I have no clue on anything computer this program has been running for 10 min .  How long is it suppose to take ?  I downloaded the program from Msoft site . Help Please.


    Windows validation in process

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    Thursday, December 30, 2010 7:27 AM

Answers

  • Are you sure the Windows says you need to Validate or did it say you need to Activate?

    Validation and Activation are two separate things.  All Windows need to Activate, but you usually only need to Validate if you are attempting to download extra content on the Microsoft download site.

     


    Darin MS
    Thursday, December 30, 2010 8:13 PM

All replies

  • Are you sure the Windows says you need to Validate or did it say you need to Activate?

    Validation and Activation are two separate things.  All Windows need to Activate, but you usually only need to Validate if you are attempting to download extra content on the Microsoft download site.

     


    Darin MS
    Thursday, December 30, 2010 8:13 PM
  • No reply from the OriginalPoster.

    Issue is assumed to be resolved.


    Darin MS
    Tuesday, January 4, 2011 8:53 PM