Windows Activation Problem

  BBW 10:51 20 Nov 2007
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I have run WIN XP Pro for some time. This week I was asked to activate. I say yes, then it informs me windows has been activated!
I reboot and am asked the same request again with same results. This goes on every day.
Anyone help, Please

  johnnyrocker 11:10 20 Nov 2007

try system restore to before it started, or run sfc /scannow and have xp cd ready



johnny.

  martjc 12:59 20 Nov 2007

...you could just phone MS and ask them to put it right! Or look it up on their support site - it will probably be there with the method of correcting it.

  chub_tor 13:03 20 Nov 2007

There is a Microsoft link for this problem click here

  BBW 20:36 20 Nov 2007

Many thanks johnnyrocker, did not work out.

Many thanks chub_tor, spot on, obviously a known problem. The Automatic help would not work.
Had to follow the 'Manually-Method 2' and command prompts.
I'm so glad I can remember my DOS C: prompt commands!
Again Many thanks for the inputs.

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