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Activation code issued but everytime I log on the window asks if I want to activate. I say click yes. Activation manager open and says it is already activated click ok.I just go round and round

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Hi!
Please go to this Microsoft webpage, and it will guide you through the procedure to fix this problem:

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/312295/en-us

Hope this helps!

Keith Stoffer
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Posted on Nov 07, 2008

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Windows XP has a built-in function that will lock a non-activated genuine Microsoft product after it has run for 30 days

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Click the white "Next" button on the lower-right corner of the window and follow the instructions to activate your copy of Windows XP.


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Fill in the form by typing your personal details into the sections provided.

At the foot of the form you will find two blank white squares followed by messages asking whether you wish to receive special offers and promotional material from Microsoft.


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Each seEach set of Microsoft Office CD's comes with a unique product key. The key consists of 5 grops of 5 combinations of letters and numbers such as WE567-SFD7U-SV67J-WWE7U-SGF5T. This key is printed on the package that contains the CD's. If you do not have your unique product key you cannot install Office on your PC. You will have to call the Microsoft Product Activation Center at 888-725-1047.
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I want to install Kaspersky Anti virus


iKaspersky Anti-Virus 2010 It is recommended to close all applications before the installation.
Before you begin to install Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2010 on your computer, make sure that you have removed (uninstalled) your previous antivirus software.
If you are installing using the Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2010 CD, please skip to Step 2. If you have purchased your software online, follow Step 1 to download it.
Click the download link provided in your order email to begin the download process. You will be asked to Run, Save or Cancel the download. Click Save.
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  • When the download completes, click Run.
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Step 2 - Install Process:
  • You will briefly see the install process copy the installation files to your computer. Wait for the process to finish.
  • The install process will check if there is a newer version online and download it if needed.
  • Wait a few seconds. The Setup Wizard will open.
  • In the welcome window of the Setup Wizard you can choose one of the following types of installation:
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    • Custom installation - installation with the possibility to choose which program features to install (Custom installation in the left lower corner is checked). You will be able also to activate the application by special wizard. It is recommended for advanced users.
  • In order to start the Express installation click the Next button.
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Call Microsoft activation and give them the number on the back of your unit. They will give you a code to activate your operating system. Try one of these #'s:
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How to activate Windows XP by phone loadTOCNode(2, 'summary'); To contact a Microsoft customer service representative to activate Windows by phone, follow these steps: 1. Click Start, point to All Programs, point to Accessories, point to System Tools, and then click Activate Windows.

Or, click the Windows Activation icon in the notification area. 2. Click Yes, I want to telephone a customer service representative to active Windows now. 3. Click Read the Windows Product Activation Privacy Statement, click Back, and then click Next. 4. Follow the steps in the Activate Windows by phone dialog box, and then click Next.

Note The number appears now and differs based on the location that you select. When activation is completed and you receive the following message, click OK. You have successfully activated your copy of Windows. If I could be of further assistance, let me know. If this helps or solves the issue, please rate it.
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Having rebuilt, tested, and reloaded hundreds of computers, I’ve become keenly aware of one of the unavoidable speedbumps during setup — Windows XP’s product activation. After one too many activations, Windows complains that your product key is no longer valid or you’ve exceeded the limit. To keep Windows on the up-and-up (and stay atop the seemingly endless flood of security patches), you’ll have to activate once more with Microsoft. Here are some time-tested tips that will get you through the mandatory process in five minutes or less.

Try Internet Activation First

If you have an internet connection when activating Windows, attempt to use the online route first. In the Windows Product Activation Wizard, choose “Yes, lets activate Windows over the internet now”, followed by “No, do not register with Microsoft”. You may receive a friendly “Thank you!” and your copy of Windows will be good to go.
If internet activation fails and the Wizard complains about “too many activations” or an “incorrect product key”, you still have the option of calling Microsoft’s toll free number to activate Windows. As long as the Wizard doesn’t report “invalid product key,” options are still open. An “invalid” (not “incorrect,” mind you) key is one reported or detected as pirated, so you’ll have to find some other way to make your software go.

Phone Activation

Activating Windows via phone is about as enjoyable as a trip to the dentist, but knowing exactly which buttons to push and the right words to say can help cut your time in half and get you the necessary code.
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