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Old 03-02-2008
david
 

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have vista installed on gteway lappy, 30 days is up and I try to acyivate it
but it says Im using the code on another pc, but I uninstalled it a year ago
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Old 03-02-2008
Bob F.
 

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Re: help activating
"david" <david@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
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> have vista installed on gteway lappy, 30 days is up and I try to acyivate
> it
> but it says Im using the code on another pc, but I uninstalled it a year
> ago



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Old 03-02-2008
Dustin Harper
 

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Re: help activating
Select "Activate by Phone", and give MS a call. The code was in use by your
other PC, and it needs to be verified by phone to be activated. But, they
will get you up and running in about 5 minutes with no problems.

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"david" <david@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
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> have vista installed on gteway lappy, 30 days is up and I try to acyivate
> it
> but it says Im using the code on another pc, but I uninstalled it a year
> ago


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Old 03-02-2008
John Barnett MVP
 

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Re: help activating
Use the telephone activation option. See this link from my website:

http://vistasupport.mvps.org/product...ady_in_use.htm


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> but it says Im using the code on another pc, but I uninstalled it a year
> ago


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