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  • So if a system fails the verification test does it disable components? and so you know I buy/own every version of windows so far
    Monday, August 31, 2009 11:33 PM

Answers

  • Hello dugtech2000,

    WGA will periodically display nag screens and turn your desktop background black, and delays your logon by about 5-10 seconds while it displays a nag screen at logon.

    WGA does not disable any hardware.
    For great advice on all topics XP, visit http://www.annoyances.org/exec/forum/winxp
    • Marked as answer by Darin Smith MS Tuesday, September 1, 2009 5:14 PM
    Tuesday, September 1, 2009 1:38 AM

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  • 16 views and no comments.....Hummmmm, let me elaborate. I was wondering if Hardware is disabled. I have my disk but the known good CD drive have been deleted and blocked. I don't believe WGA will do this but a virus may. Thanks anyway. Dug
    Tuesday, September 1, 2009 12:29 AM
  • Hello dugtech2000,

    WGA will periodically display nag screens and turn your desktop background black, and delays your logon by about 5-10 seconds while it displays a nag screen at logon.

    WGA does not disable any hardware.
    For great advice on all topics XP, visit http://www.annoyances.org/exec/forum/winxp
    • Marked as answer by Darin Smith MS Tuesday, September 1, 2009 5:14 PM
    Tuesday, September 1, 2009 1:38 AM