WGA Diagnostic Data (1.5.0530.2): RRS feed

  • Question

  • I have had my computer with Windows XP for 6 or 7 years.  Now I am being told that my version is counterfeit.  Why has this only become an issue now?  At this point it is far too late for me to possibly track down the company/person who installed Windows on my PC.  I have tried, but have had no luck.



    Sunday, July 16, 2006 7:25 PM


  • Please follow this simple 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.

    Sunday, July 16, 2006 8:51 PM