Top 5 Methods To Fix Or Remove Issue Of This Copy of Windows is not genuine.
You can Try it to How To Fix This Copy of Windows is Not Genuine which may useful to Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and may be Windows 10 too.
Hello! I also faced this issues many times, no counts.
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When I made my windows Pc for the first update over internet, after the windows 7 update which has windows 7 build 7601 (Build Number 7610, 7600 worked for same method)update, my computer screen immediately turned into black in color and program icons which were on desktop still visible.
At the same time an error text message displayed on the right side at bottom corner as “ This Copy of Windows is not genuine”.
A bit of long story it is to say, but finally i could solve this issue by following one of the methods.
I hope you can get rid of this error form your Pc too and by following one of the methods must fix this problem.
Causes for come up this issue:
If in case when you connect your Pc to internet (Online), your pc’s some of update options “Install updates automatically (Recommended)” Mode may be selected by default.
That’s the one issue.
Generally each every Windows updates makes through the Microsoft website’s servers.
Your operating system may not be suitable to update through online, because your Windows OS is not a genuine / frank/not real for update over the Microsoft.
Here are some basic methods to fix these issues. You should try all of them given methods below one by one.
One of them is must fix this problem (Error)
How To Fix This Copy of Windows is Not Genuine: The following methods
Change Windows Update Settings (Disable Auto Updates)
Go to Control panel —> System and Security —> Windows update —>change settings
Make it Select never check for updates (note recommended) option, From Important update drop down Options. And then
Uninstall Update (s)
Uninstall updated windows number which may be something like following KB971033 and when it has done just simply ”Restart Your Pc” now check it whether it is solved issue or not
If error is till came up then go to next method
In any method when you follow, you need to disable “windows automatically update” option and every time you have to “restart your pc” when you made any changes, otherwise it doesn’t work.
Warning: Sometimes when uninstalling Windows update tends to be a little risky. It may result in failure of some program files and unexpected data loss on your computer. To keep data safe, it is recommended to backup your computer before uninstalling the update.
One of them following software applications need to install in your Pc before uninstall updates
First Back up all
2. EaseUS free backup software
The following software applications which are any one of them helping you to back up all your Pc files.
Rename it the following File SLMGR
Open your (C:) drive then go to “windows” folder now find “System 32” folder and open it
For now open search option tool by keyboard shortcut (Ctrl+F) use these combination at one on keyboard, it will active, now here you need to type following text without quotes
“slmgr.vbs” (OR) “slmgr.vbs.removewat” (OR) “removewat”
Whenever the file appears on screen, then just select and right click on the file and rename it as slmgr.vbs
From (before) slmgr.vbs.removewat to slmgr.vbs (After)
Finally Restart your Pc.
Error is still, if so
Value changing in Rearm file (Register editor)
Open register editor by using keyboard shortcuts
Two ways to open it by searching in your Pc, you can try any one of them to open the register editor.
-Go to start button of your pc then you can find search option (search programs and files)
Just type this shortcut text without any quotes “regedit” now it will appear on search results
Then simply click on it and open it.
-By using keyboard shortcuts to open following “Run” Command Search option
Win + R use the combination to open “Run” Command Search option
Now here is same way, type “regedit” hit enter key on your keyboard the register editor will open.
Sometime it may ask you permission to open then accept ok, (click on ok) become it is windows registry editor.
After open the “register editor”
You need to follow this path way and open each every path of folder following bellow.
HKEY_LOACAL_MACHINE —> SOFTWARE —> Microsoft —>Windows NT —>CurrentVersion —>SoftwareProtectionPlatform
Now you can see “SkipRearm” file on the right side of current window
Then double-click on “SkipRearm”, it will open value option menu , now change it 0 to 1
Click OK and close all windows which made you open.
SkipRearm file d-click and then change value 0 to 1
Click ok and close it .now restart your pc
Result Set of Policy Settings
Open ResultSet of Policy Settings by rsop.msc
Now go to windows settings —> Security settings —> system services (now here find plug and play right side of same window).
Double-click on “Plug and Play” then select service startup mode “automatic”
Now open “Run” Window by using keyboard combination shortcut keys Win+ R then type following text “gpupdate /force” in run window and press enter key on keyboard.
Finally restart your Pc.
Command prompt (CMD)
Open CMD window by searching in search option (Search programs and files)
Type “cmd” in search box, when it will appear on search results then right click on it choose “run as administrator”
Now type slmgr –rearm now hit enter key on keyboard
Just wait and close all windows then restart your Pc
Note: You have to restart your Pc when every time you made a change
Finally we need to Set Desktop Background manually.
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These methods were worked for me, I hope these will work for you too. This is an informative post only, do not break anything your pc without knowing and be sure to about these methods. I’m not responsibility for any issue of you.
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