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My XP Windows might be counterfeit copy RRS feed

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  • Dear Windows: I need to validate my XP-Windows, seems like mine is counterfeit, Am I a victim who could get complementary original genuine copy or I need to pay and how much.
    Sunday, March 4, 2007 9:54 PM

Answers

  • 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".

    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.

    Sunday, March 4, 2007 11:01 PM
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