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This copy of Windows is not genuine

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June 30, 2018
Dell Windows 7 was installed on a Dell computer from the Dell usb key. Everything was fine until about 2 months later when the "This copy of Windows is not genuine" message appeared.  Was it a virus, malware or what? WannaCry-Ransomeware

The Microsoft Bug!

It's likely that the report occurs due to Windows update bugs, computer malware or virus. We've heard that a horde of Windows 7 users had the problem after build 7601 KB971033 update. Step one: After loading all installed updates, check for update "KB971033" and uninstall. Restart your PC. If this doesn't work try Step Two:
bullet Right click on cmd file and click on Run as Administrator. It is must to run command prompt with administrator privileges.
bullet Type SLMGR -REARM (SLMGR is Windows software licensing management tool. REARM command will reset the licensing status of machine) and press enter.
bullet Now you will see a confirmation window, click on OK.
bullet Restart your PC.

Thanks to Microsoft for "thoroughly" testing their software!



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