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Victim of of software counterfeiting

Every time i turn on my computer,i get this message, you may be avictim of of software counterfeiting, this copy of windows did not passgenuine windows validation. please help me with this problem.

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  • prachiankush Jan 30, 2009

    i downloaded windows upgrade . and since then windows media play is not running on my computer. it gives the message that i am a victim of the software counterfeit

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You need to call Microsoft and give them the ID number on your CD or if you dont have one do the following.

right click on My Computer
call any Microsoft Distributor and request them for a new activation key.

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message appearing on the screen that you may be a victim of software counterfeiting.this copy of windows did not pass geneuine windows validation. hiiii this is msg displayed on my screen
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Where did you get the PC? If a "friend" installed Windows for you then he is using illegal product keys.

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What ever you do,don't waste you time and get talked into by microsuc to pay twice for a key then what you can buy a legit copy for. But make sure you buy one. Just because gates is the richest
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Its too bad that a company like ford that built this country,didn't
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