To fix an error message of "this copy of Windows is not genuine," the command prompt should be opened and SLMGR –REARM should be put into the prompt; an OK dialog box will appear and the computer should be restarted. This will ensure that the message does not come up in intervals, but this is not a true solution and will only work for a total of 90 days when it is repeated every 30 days.Know More
This error message appears when a form of Windows that is being used is not genuine or has been copied from an original form of Windows. It can also appear when the security certificate for Windows has expired. Users who are getting this message should consider getting a new form of Windows for their computer rather than simply trying to fix the error message.
Users who have tried the command prompt method of fixing the error message and are still not satisfied with the results may have an issue with the registry of their computer. Microsoft recommends that the user of the computer disable the plug and play feature that is available on Windows. Users can also add the registry of their program to the computer and give the proper licensing permission to the program.Learn more about Software
To format a computer with Windows 7, insert the installation disc and restart the computer. Remove all partitions before formatting the remaining space on the hard drive.Full Answer >
Windows 7 is a computer operating system released by Microsoft in 2009. Windows 7 was initially meant to be an improvement to the Windows Vista program that was released in 2007.Full Answer >
To copy and paste in Windows 8, open File Explorer, browse and open the origin and destination folders, select the items you want to move, tap or click on Home and then Copy. Return to the destination folder, and click Home and then Paste. Keyboard shortcuts and drag-and-drop also work.Full Answer >
To copy text from a computer, highlight the text to be copied, click the right mouse button, and select Copy from the menu. To paste the text, right clicks the spot where you wish to paste the text, and select Paste from the menu.Full Answer >