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Counterfeit Windows scam?


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#1 MickinPlymouthUK

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Posted 30 March 2009 - 09:58 AM

Hi, a mate has just asked me this below but I don't know what to tell him, any suggestions?
Thanks

"I started getting a weird message on my desktop that I may have a counterfeit copy of windows installed.
My windows was installed by a reputable company and I have a valid product code #
Does anybody know if this is some kind of scam?"


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#2 Romeo29

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Posted 30 March 2009 - 10:04 AM

I think it is Microsoft WGA (Windows Genuine Advantage)

More information: http://www.microsoft.com/Genuine/




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