Re: Activation required after update installation?
Use the telephone activation service.
"quartet1977" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Hi, I have been using Vista Home Premium 32 for several months now, and
> been mostly trouble free. However, after installing 12 new updates from
> Windows Updates, I got a message saying that due to hardware changes made
> my computer, I would have to reactivate Vista. I dug out my product key
> entered it. I was told that "the product key you typed is already in use."
> course it is. I'm using it. I was also told that I have only three days
> now) to resolve this or windows will stop working. What can I do? Why
> it accept my product key? Thanks!!