Tag Archives: Windows Activation

How Windows Activation & Valid Key work? Why some Windows Keys cost so less?

Windows Activation Valid Key

Starting from Windows Vista, Microsoft introduced a new anti-piracy mechanism, which is still followed in Windows 10. Users will have to activate the OS within 30 days of installation. Failing to do so will result in a reduction of functionality, blocking certain key features. During the grace period, the user will get alerts to validate. For those buying branded PC, ...

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How to activate Windows 7 on Phone

Recently I had upgraded from Windows 7 RC to Windows 7  RTM and I had to activate my Windows again else it would have got deactivated. In order to do this you need to move to System properties in my computer. As I opened it up, it showed me 3 days left and asked me to activate online. Bad luck ...

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Roll the open window into title bar, for easy handling

Show Desktop, Minimize the window, Switch between Windows using Flip, etc are the general options used by Windows user for managing already opened windows, WinRoll is another small application which can be used for rolling the opened windows into title bar, leaving them appear as title bar only. WinRoll can be installed by downloading a 92KB setup file. Once installed, ...

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How to change product key in Windows 7 & Windows 8

Windows Activation Key

In case you would like to change the product key in Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 , its a very easy thing to do . Like you have an OEM version and you would like to change to different follow these steps Search for Windows Activation or use the following path Control PanelSystem and SecurityAction CenterWindows Activation Here you get a complete ...

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How to restore Windows XP Activation after re-installation

You might have faced a problem where windows XP asks you to activate your windows XP copy again, after doing a clean re-installation to continue using it. If you don’t it will not allow you to use it after 30 days. So if you don’t want to face the problem do the following things.This is no trick but a standard ...

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Trojan asks for credit card when activating windows !!

MS Piracy Control

ZDNet reproted a case where a Trojan named as Trojan.Kardphisher, (spotted by Symantec researchers ) . This Trojan doesnt sit in background but after it gets into your system pops up a message that “Your Copy” of windows has been activated by other user and asks you to reactivate ( Is that possible ? Once activated its never asked for ...

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