RE: Vista New Activation Bug
1. Click Start, and in the Search box type: slui.exe 4
2. Press ENTER on your Keyboard
3. Select your Country.
4. Take the Phone Activation option, and hold on for a real person, if
automatic Activation does not work
> I don't know what caused this, but this is the only "free" way to put up this
> problem without getting my arm cut off by Microsoft's greed.
> I started my computer today and for some uncalled reason, Vista deactivated
> saying I had a hardware change. The same hardware has been in it for months.
> Online chat would not support my PID, Email wouldn't, online activation
> wouldn't work. The only thing that worked is calling in the activation. No
> way in HELL I'm going to pay for their problem for something I cashed a lot
> out for. I built my system and had no activation problem until today. I did
> a fresh install a couple months ago and had no problems actvating with all my
> hardware. I'm really getting fed up with Microsoft's blunders and really
> considering going to Linux. I couldn't even use the Windows 7 beta or
> release canidate because it wouldn't work with my Asus board's networking
> adaptor so I trashed both of them. If I continue getting these kinds of
> problems, I'm going to have to charge Microsoft for me to fix their problems.
> I don't expect any replies, just to warn people about this.