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i just got my new sandybridge build done today went to activate windows says cant from this pc now ive only used the disk twice and its a legit copy bought it at walmart do i have to buy another cause i changed hardware
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Activate by Phone and talk to a Live Activation Rep. Seems that your Key has hit the automated anti-abuse barrier, but i doubt that seeing how you've only used it twice.
    
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my vista i sold to someone i built a computer for, which im sure prob isnt legal, and took 10 times of reinstalling windows for it to tell me to call there automated service.
 
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Only installed my windows 7 disk twice (1st install, and 1 reinstall; bought from microsoft), and I had to phone reactivate when I changed out the Mobo. Didn't have to speak to anyone, but I did have to plug all the numbers in.
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Originally Posted by 428cobra View Post
i just got my new sandybridge build done today went to activate windows says cant from this pc now ive only used the disk twice and its a legit copy bought it at walmart do i have to buy another cause i changed hardware
Call the 800 number. The fail message you got was probably from online activation. Calling is free and takes about 5 minutes. Just make sure you say you only installed the code on ONE PC.
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yea i called them all cool now was getting little jacked though all good now thx for replies
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If it was OEM id just say phone them and lie.
Simples.
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you should be clean installing after you do a new build like that , but call MS activation by phone and ask,
    
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Originally Posted by Sir Amik Vase View Post
If it was OEM id just say phone them and lie.
Simples.
Is this an advice to to the bad thing that sounds like software-pi*****
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