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Software counterfeiting Dear sir I am faceing a problem in my system now display as " you may be a victum of software counterfeiting " Is there any solution for that without buying a new version.I request you a positive replay with kind regards Arunkumar K V

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  • saringeorge Apr 24, 2009

    i am using bsnl broadband when i installed ms office there is a message appeared you may be a victim of software counterfeiting .. could u plz solving problem without purchasing??

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    Vanja Djuric May 11, 2010

    1. does your system give you any solutions? or yust a notification?

    2. do you have multiple antivirus, or antispyware programs on your PC?

    3. did you reacently install anything new on your system?

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Hello

It is the update kb905474 which came in as part of the latest updates.
It also installs the "You may be a victim of software counterfeiting" splash screen before/during start up of windows.
The removal of the hollow star is quite simple but there is no option of uninstalling the update(so far)
Read this: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/905474/en-us

and you "can" delete(rename) this to get rid of the star:C:\WINDOWS\SoftwareDistribution\Download\wgat ray.exe

Hope this is some help

Posted on Jan 19, 2009

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