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  • I purchased a computer system from I think Aopen about 2 1/2 years ago.
    Case,Hard Drive,Widows Xp Pro the rest I installed from another computer
    DVD, CD drives, Ect. The computer has run fine untill I tried to update to internet explorer 7, during the windows athentication  process  it tells me  the my windows is counterfeit.I have tried for a week to resolve this  but  have been able to.                                                                  Please   Help 
    Tuesday, September 5, 2006 11:46 PM

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  •  Darcoth wrote:
    I purchased a computer system from I think Aopen about 2 1/2 years ago.
    Case,Hard Drive,Widows Xp Pro the rest I installed from another computer
    DVD, CD drives, Ect. The computer has run fine untill I tried to update to internet explorer 7, during the windows athentication  process  it tells me  the my windows is counterfeit.I have tried for a week to resolve this  but  have been able to.                                                                  Please   Help 

    On the computer in question:

    Please follow this diagnostic troubleshooting procedure:

    1. Download and run the MGA Diagnostic Tool:
    http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=52012

    2. After running the MGA Diagnostic Tool, click
        on the "Windows" tab and then click on "Copy to Clipboard".

    3. Next, visit the following website and create a post in the
        "WGA Validation Problems" forum and paste the
        results of the WGA Diagnostic Data in a detailed post.
        http://forums.microsoft.com/Genuine/default.aspx?SiteID=25

    4. A WGA troubleshooting specialist will analyze the data and
        recommend an appropriate solution.

    Wednesday, September 6, 2006 12:20 AM
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