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Extend vista trial period

Open command prompt and type
slmgr -rearm

It will take a little while, but eventually a dialog will pop up telling you to reboot. Do so, and you'll see that the activation period has been reset to 30 days.
Note that if you want to get a full 120 days out of this tip that you need to use this command on day 29 or 30 of your trial mode. You can only use this command 3 times before Microsoft smacks you down.

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my production code dont work i think a trial verson of vista was loaded on and now only runs in safe mode


You can extend the 30 Day Trial to 120 Days by following method. Start computer in safe mode. Open the Internet Explorer type c: at the address bar of the Internet Explorer and press enter It will ask for the UAC - User account Control. Click continue on that. Now type C:\Windows\System32\ into the address bar. then find the file cmd.exe and right click the file and click on run as administrator. Command prompt will open. Now type the command slmgr -rearm and press enter Type the command [ slmgr -rearm ]and enter again. Do the above step three times. The windows will work for next 120 days

Apr 17, 2010 | Acer Computers & Internet

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windows7 serial number ??


Just use RemoveWAT. Its removes the entire Windows Activation System from your computer.
Then you wont have any more problems

Apr 05, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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product key for vista ultimate


hey if you've not tried anything else,
then better rearm your vista.

it'll give you another 30 days to find the keys.

hope it'll be enough for you to find the keys.

How to rearm

[in command prompt]
slmgr - rearm
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here slmgr means system license manager.
rearm means to reset the timer.

Feb 16, 2009 | Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate Edition

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