My System Specs Computer type Laptop System Manufacturer/Model Number Toshiba A505-S6980 OS Windows 7 SP1 CPU Intel Core 2 Duo Memory 8GB Hard Drives Crucial MX100 512GB SSD . This was very helpfull for me, thank you very much! Two sleepless nights and countless irrelevant blogs & articles later, I added "blue screen" to my searches and found this blog - and 10 minutes later my system was back. Can't believe they would do that. #1 The Sauce, Apr 5, 2010 razel Golden Member Joined: May 14, 2002 Messages: 1,811 Likes Received: 2 Interesting... have a peek here
Anyway, just so that everyone can see what I'm talking about... In order to clone the drive again to the 2TB, I needed to be able to detach the old drive and solely boot off of the new drive. I will make adjustments to the article to reflect your findings. While my C: in Computer showed it as using my 1TB drive, I couldn't detach the old hard drive from the system because it was required to boot the system. http://www.sevenforums.com/windows-updates-activation/357595-windows-7-home-premium-not-genuine-after-hdd-ssd-clone.html
Cloning Connect with us facebook twitter CNET Reviews Top Categories Best Products CNET 100 Appliances Audio Cameras Cars Desktops Drones Headphones Laptops Networking Phones Printers Smart Home Tablets TVs Virtual you need to retype the key. (If you don't have the key to hand, you can get it from the registry, but we will jump that hoop if and when needed What MS told me was that the different unique ID on the drive would trigger the activation block and that the only way around that was to reinstall. I don't care about those, though, if the Western Digital software will just copy over them.
Perfect for me Reply Simon says: May 27, 2012 at 10:09 am Awesome! Stay logged in Search titles only Posted by Member: Separate names with a comma. if you replaced the motherboard with a different model and you are running the oem operating system, whether it be system builders or manufacturer, then yes, you are running a non-genuine Therefore, you can think of the 1TB drive in the picture as being the 320GB and the 2TB as being the 1TB drive.
Key for 8.1 Pro worked 6 weeks ago. If I Clone My Hard Drive Do I Have To Activate Windows Again lol Reply Simon says: October 24, 2012 at 9:56 pm That sure seems like a lot of hard work and researching you did there! Click Tools and then select 'Copy My Hard Drive'. Performing a "block level" clone, that's an interesting possibility about a solution to my intermittents but I'm not familiar with the differences between "block level" cloning and the way that I
BTW, after trying out some different cloning software, have found out that HDClone by Miray Software would avoid the problem at the first place. Change the letter C (don't change anything else) to another letter that's not already in use. I am all legit. Diagnostic Report (1.9.0027.0): ----------------------------------------- Windows Validation Data--> Validation Code: 0x8004FE21 Cached Online Validation Code: N/A, hr = 0xc004f012 Windows Product Key: *****-*****-82YFB-X6MYH-6F4KF Windows Product Key Hash: PwhZ52MI36WbeWoIz2qTGN2t/wc= Windows Product ID: 00371-OEM-9303931-16424
Once the format has completed, head back over to Computer and you should now be able to use your old drive as a secondary storage unit! read this article or anything like that. Windows 7 Not Genuine After Disk Clone After 2 days in hell with this problem, you finally give me THE solution. This Copy Of Windows Is Not Genuine Build 7601 Also, I have a Toshiba Laptop, similar to my Desktop PC (WIndows 7 64-bit, etc).
I have Home Premium.Click to expand... http://ksresource.net/not-genuine/windows-not-genuine-after-laptop-not-used-for-a-while.html If you're cloning to a formatted Target HDD, it's easier to determine which HDD is the Source during that final "ok to continue" screen in your tool. This would be something to pay attention to if you are using more than one operating system on the same computer. Off-Topic Tags How-tos Drivers Ask a Question Computing.NetForumsWindows 7Configurations Solved Migrate Windows 7 to a new Hard Drive? Macrium Reflect
My System Specs Computer type Laptop System Manufacturer/Model Number Asus K52F or Lenovo B80 OS Win 7 x64 Home Premium (and x86 VirtualBox VM)/Win10 CPU i3 370M/i7 6500U Motherboard Asus/Lenovo Memory I honestly don't know what the deal is with this problem when cloning a drive but I guess we can agree it has something to do with the hard drive's UID and set the target to the identical folders on the 2nd partition, "F:". http://ksresource.net/not-genuine/windows-not-genuine-error.html Also, I haven't explored Gparted much, only using it to do a basic NTFS format, and then exiting the tool.
I don't think that I was having the same issue. Select Safe Mode from this list. You'll soon be presented with the boot options menu.
Normally, you could head over to Disk Management and assign a different drive letter to a drive/volume with the exception I mentioned above. MGADiag shows corrupted files, but my Windows 7 was a clone of the OEM version, nothing has been changed since the day I purchased the computer. it would be nice if they provided drive letters. Glad it worked for you eventually!
Navigate to: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE - SYSTEM - MountedDevices Once there, you should see a lot of files. On mine it shows me the "Product ID", which is the key, and next to it is a hyperlink - "Change product key". Look here:http://support.wdc.com/product/down...Understand that cloning the drive will make a full replacement of the drive, it will not allow you to move programs and not OS (they would not work even if http://ksresource.net/not-genuine/windows-not-genuine-message.html As long as my files (ie music, pictures, documents, etc.) are safe.
Reply Simon says: October 13, 2012 at 9:17 am Your welcome! Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Not Exactly by Hforman / July 28, 2015 6:15 PM PDT In reply to: Say what?!!!!!! If you choose to participate, the online survey will be presented to you when you leave the Technet Web site.Would you like to participate?