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Can't get Edge Browser on New Hard Drive Trial Period Expired!

Q: Can't get Edge Browser on New Hard Drive Trial Period Expired!

As I had a spare copy of Win 7 (upgrade version)

I decided to configure a new Hard Drive (Which I have on swappable pull out trays)

So to make sure there were no bugs or glitches, this is what I did.

(1) Formatted the Drive

(2) Clean Install of Win XP

(3) Clean Install of Win 7 (To Upgrade XP to Win 7)

(4) Using an Iso Disk I burned I then installed a free upgrade to Win 10 (which was accepted and registered by MS)

Everything was fine except for one thing.

When I try and use MS Edge, I get a banner on the Screen which says 'This App can't open, your trial period for this App has now expired.

Visit the Windows Store to purchase the Full App

Then there is a Link to go to the Store but there is no sign of an App for MS Edge!

I don't understand what's going on here, so need some advice what to do.

I've still got Edge on this Hard Drive but not on this other New Drive.

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A: Can't get Edge Browser on New Hard Drive Trial Period Expired!

Try this that I found it may work for you as I have had no trouble at all
***YOU MUST HAVE THE WINDOWS FIREWALL SERVICE RUNNING FOR THIS TO WORK***

1. Find C:\Windows\System32\WindowsPowerShell\v1.0\powershell.exe
2. Right-click and Run as Administrator
3. Copy this line:

Get-AppXPackage -AllUsers | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register "$($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml"}

4. Right-click in the Powershell window to Paste and then press Enter.
5. There is no need to restart. The fix should implement right away.

If you have previously disabled Windows Firewall or do not have it running, the above steps will result in errors. Use the steps below to enable Windows Firewall and the reverse if you wish to turn it off again afterwards.

1. Right-click the Start button -> Click Run
2. Type Services.msc and press Enter
3. Scroll down to find Windows Firewall
4. Right-click then click Properties
5. Under Startup Type dropdown -> Select Manual. Click Apply
6. In the top left portion of the Services Window, Click Start this service.
7. Now follow the steps in the first section, and it should work.

These steps worked for this guy
They have no guarantee to work for you
Also worked for the other person as well.

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I have WinRAR in my computer for extracting files. But it's not free.
When WinRAR trial period has expired, can I extract files?

A:When WinRAR trial period has expired, can I extract files?

  
Quote: Originally Posted by JonathanV


I have WinRAR in my computer for extracting files. But it's not free.
When WinRAR trial period has expired, can I extract files?


Yes.

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Dear Community,
My G: Drive has one or multiple corrupt (dirty) files on it. Normally you can trouble shoot the problem, but this isn't working.
Going more indepth to solve the problem I tried the following command: CHKNTFS /X G: in CMD (Command Prompt).

This initally seemes to work but after some time it gives the following error:
"the specified i/o operation on hs was not completed before the time-out period expired"

Then you have 3 options, to cancel, try again or continue. Either way it's not solving the problem, which is to make my G: drive workable again.
Who can help me with this? I've added some screenshots the steps and errors i'm encountering.
Thanks in advance,
Martin 

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This is a fully activated TechNet Office Pro Plus 2010 which is generating this message when trying to save a spreadsheet only, not with Word Doc.

A:microsoft excel "Trial period has expired, request new template"

Strange one, Greg.

Have you tried an Office Repair?

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Can I run the trial for office 2007 and keep my 2003 stuff loaded and running? My life's in OneNote 2003, which I have the full version of(2 copies, actually), but my trial for all the other office things *just* expired, and I've got a giant paper due in 2 weeks. Which is now read-only. I can't figure out what I need to do in Oo.o in regards to headers and formatting. Which is the main reason I'm currently in a state of panic!

Do you have to get rid of 2003 to use 2007?

Edit: I'd like to hold off on buying 2007 until after the end of the semester, because I need to turn my tablet in for some pretty crazy repairs. And I'm debating the merits of switching to vista while all that's being changed around in the meantime. So I'd like to wait on buying until after I decide if Vista's gonna work for me.
 

A:Office 2007 trial question (My 2003 trial just expired!)

Hi there,

I'm not sure about the trial version, but with the whole version (which I understand the trial version to be, only with a countdown limit on it) you can install over 2003 and keep both versions. The only thing you cannot do this with is Outlook (you are only allowed one of those programs/versions at a time). There are some other minor issues, but for the most part, all can run together fairly well. I have 2003 and 2007 installed on my main hdd partition.

So when your 2007 trial is up, you can uninstall it, but will need to reinstall Outlook. It would probably be better to reinstall everything anyways. You may have issues with normal.dotx or personal.xlsb, etc.
 

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My nephew is running a HP laptop with windows 7, he switched it on and got a blue screen followed by a Micsoft Screen saying that he has to activate windows, tried the product key but no luck.

Its about a 2 year old laptop bought new and was working fine over the weekend, any help much appreciated.

A:Activation Period Expired

Uncheck Automatically Activate When Online
When in Windows>Start>Search and type slui.exe 4
Choose your country and Phone Activation
Microsoft will help you from there.

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Hello, My grandpa is trying to get his photos off of his SD card.
I just set him up with a clean install of XP Pro on his desktop
He has an on board usb card reader like 15 - in - 1 or something like that.
He puts in his SD card and trys to acsess the drive D: since that is the slot for the sd card
Then the window locks up for a few min then he gets a pop up message saying:
"The semaphore timeout period has expired."
He has already tried other camera cards with no change.
Any ideas?

A:The Semaphore Timeout Period Has Expired.

http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qi...14060432AAnhl0uI can't find anything definitive, error message seems to occur with various hardware components.I'd try running chkdsk /r on the card...try the card on a different system/device...try other cards with the reader...all in an attempt to localize the problem.Louis

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hello again...

dang this thing is a pain!!

new issue today, trying to save a tiny .rtf file to external USB drive, and get "semaphore timeout period has expired" message and have to save to local drive instead. also get the message if i drag and drop into the desired location.

perhaps related to the issue i occasionally have: the machine loses connection to the external drive and either the folder shows empty (it's not!) or doesn't show as even being connected. little blue light on the drive will sometimes go out, sometimes not, but still no access...

EDIT: i have two verbatim USB drive attached... one or the other of them will occasional disappear from This PC and when i look at device manager there is an error on that drive. i disconnect and reconnect and the drives show up and the error in device manger goes away... there doesn't seem to be any rhyme or reason as to why this happens. when it does and i try to save something to the drive, that's when i get the "semaphore timeout period has expired"

i have tried to update drivers using windows search online and it always says i have the best drivers loaded....

the drives have been checked for errors and windows reports none... there is still quite a bit of available space on them (80+ gigs on each) and when they are connected and live, i can access files with no problem... it just decides to seemingly drop the drive randomly...

thanks for any help...

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I am trying to upload some prom pictures from my camera and keep getting this error, semaphore timeout period expired. The confusing thing is that when I uploaded the pictures from my other cf card it worked perfectly. When I started with the other cf card it uploaded 25 files and then the error message. I tried again and it only uploaded 1 picture before the error and now will not at all. Help me please
 

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When deleting a file from a local drive, that I have permissions to the local folder on, I'm getting the Semaphore timeout period has expired error.

I've tried to make it as simple as possible for the system, after doing a clean boot, and it still failing, I'm currently in safe mode, without networking, and am still seeing the error.  Anybody have a suggestion or work around?  Files in other
folders are not having this issue.

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When I'm installing Windows XP SP3, i received an error saying that the Setup cannot go on because that is needed to continue the setup cannot be installed.

Error:
Installation Failed: G:\1386\asms. Error Message : The semaphore timeout period has expired.

A:Semaphore Timeout Period has Expired

try unplugging all peripheral devices from your computer, such as printers, scanners and removable storage devices.

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I am using Kaspersky on a trial period and I am not sure whether to keep it or not as it dosen't seem to pick up the problems that I am having.Last week I also did an online scan with Panda which picked up 3 problems.Straight after I ran kaspersky and nothing was found.I submitted hjt log to this forum and with your help managed to get rid of them.Again today I ran another online scan called Pestscan and it has found 7 problems,and told me exactly where they were , again I ran Kaspersky and it has found nothing.Can someone advise me what to do please,as the trial period is coming to an end and I was thinking about subscribing but now I am unsure.
 

A:Trial period

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I downloaded the 60 day free trial for microsoft office and it expired in less than 8 hours. Does anyone know how to fix this?

A:Trial Expired in 1 day

no idea . check if u have wrongly downloaded a beta version

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I have x1 Desktop and x1 Laptop.
They are both on Win XP Pro and are fully updated.
I have always networked them using Cat5 cables and an active hub and had a shared Internet connection on the Desktop and had no massive problems.

one day recently I plugged in the Laptop and turned it on. Not only could I not connect to the net but neither PC could access the other.

I have run the Network setup wizard on the Desktop and then on the Laptop and managed to mess with things so the ICS is now working again. But neither PC can see the other.

I get the error message:

\\Desktop is not accessible. (sometimes this part says: 'MSHome is not accessible')

You might not have permission to use this network resource. Contact the administrator of this server to find out if you have access permissions.

The network path was not found. (sometimes this part says: 'the semaphore timeout period has expired' or 'The list of servers for this workgroup is not currently available')


There is only one user on each PC, ME.

I have opened command prompt and ran ipconfig and then ran 'ping'. Both PC's can ping each other with no problems but I can still not access files on each PC. I HAVE shared folders on both and they should be seen.
 

A:Error 'Semaphore Timout Period Expired'

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I purchased my Windows 7 Pro and installed it, thinking that I would activate it later, then didn't use the computer for some time. Now, when I attempt to activate, I'm told that my key has been blocked. The only solution I'm being offered is to purchase another key. Any suggestions? Thanks.



Code:

Diagnostic Report (1.9.0027.0):
-----------------------------------------
Windows Validation Data-->
Validation Code: 50
Cached Online Validation Code: 0x0
Windows Product Key: *****-*****-CF8YX-P7HC9-XYYPB
Windows Product Key Hash: g8hXmE4DVHfoaiZB1Zgrsj6P5Dg=
Windows Product ID: 00371-221-2559932-86843
Windows Product ID Type: 5
Windows License Type: Retail
Windows OS version: 6.1.7601.2.00010100.1.0.048
ID: {84277ABC-D534-4D53-B00E-17B0E1D27885}(3)
Is Admin: Yes
TestCab: 0x0
LegitcheckControl ActiveX: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
Signed By: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
Product Name: Windows 7 Professional
Architecture: 0x00000000
Build lab: 7601.win7sp1_gdr.111025-1505
TTS Error:
Validation Diagnostic:
Resolution Status: N/A
Vista WgaER Data-->
ThreatID(s): N/A, hr = 0x80070002
Version: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
Windows XP Notifications Data-->
Cached Result: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
File Exists: No
Version: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
WgaTray.exe Signed By: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
WgaLogon.dll Signed By: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
OGA Notifications Data-->
Cached Result: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
Version: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
OGAExec.exe Signed By: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
OGAAddin.dll Signed By: N/A, h... Read more

A:Activation Period Expired, Key Blocked. How Do I Activate?

Hi,

Have you tied activation by phone?

Regards,
Golden

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I was lazy and didn't back up my system recently...very bad of me, I know. My activation period for XP ended today and now I can't get back in until I call Microsoft. Unfortunately it's Sunday night and I need to get into my desktop!!

When I reactivate tomorrow, will everything be there? (Please say yes)

Is there any way of getting in tonight?

A:Didn't back up before activation period expired...

Once you activate your copy of XP, everything should be just as you left it.

If you had specialist software, you'd be able to access the data but you'd be limited as to what you could do with it

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I maintain some software that makes a tcp socket connection to a different piece of software and sends data back and forth (pretty basic stuff there). We use boost asio to handle reading and writing of data over the socket connection. We have a client that
has deployed this software on Windows7. The client has been having issues with our software not being able to maintain a reliable socket connection. One thing I have noticed is that quite often the networking callback are receiving the error: The semaphore
timeout period has expired.

This error is not coming from anywhere in our code (or the boost code). I've done some research on it and I found a Microsoft Knowledge base article on this error for Windows XP (support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/325487). I've seen a few people ask questions about
this error on Windows7, but they're all in regards to moving files to different drives, nothing regarding network connections.

What does this error mean in regards to Windows7? Does the knowledge base article I mentioned still apply to Windows7?

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Hi All, I have bought my new laptop HP Envy AE101NX yesterday (25-May-2016). However, when I open HP support center application and recovery applications, where we see the warranty period information it is showing incorrect information. The store supervisor informed me that it is in 2 years warranty period. The information being showin in these apps is 6 Months and that too Start Date : XX/08/2015End Date :    XX/02/2016. This Feb-2016 is already passed. I could not understand how come the warranty is already expired, even though it is for 6 months for some reasons. Can anyone please advise on how to get this fixed? ThanksVamshi

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I have x1 Desktop and x1 Laptop.
They are both on Win XP Pro and are fully updated.
I have always networked them using Cat5 cables and an active hub and had a shared Internet connection on the Desktop and had no massive problems.

one day recently I plugged in the Laptop and turned it on. Not only could I not connect to the net but neither PC could access the other.

I have run the Network setup wizard on the Desktop and then on the Laptop and managed to mess with things so the ICS is now working again. But neither PC can see the other.

I get the error message:

\\Desktop is not accessible. (sometimes this part says: 'MSHome is not accessible')

You might not have permission to use this network resource. Contact the administrator of this server to find out if you have access permissions.

The network path was not found. (sometimes this part says: 'the semaphore timeout period has expired' or 'The list of servers for this workgroup is not currently available')


There is only one user on each PC, ME.

I have opened command prompt and ran ipconfig and then ran 'ping'. Both PC's can ping each other with no problems but I can still not access files on each PC. I HAVE shared folders on both and they should be seen.
 

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Just a very quick question . If your installing a trial of Windows on your operating system how many days do you have using it, because I got a client and he wants Windows 7 home.

A:30 day Trial Period of Windows..

After Win 7 is installed you have 30 days to enter the Product Key. If he is only going to use it for 30 days and delete it, that is a lot of wasted effort to then take it off. I would hope that he knows he wants Win 7 for long term.

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The 30-day trial period on an application I downloaded has elapsed (Macromedia Dreamweaver) but I could do with it for a few more days and don't want to fork out $300 for the full version.

Anyone know of a hint/cheat to let me back in? Downloading it again doesn't help, nor does emptying my cookies folder.

How does my PC know I've already had my 30 days? Any help would be appreciated.
 

A:Trial period is over, how can I get back in?

That info is stored in the Registry. You could try doing a search.
 

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This is my first thread on this very informative Forum so sorry if this is a stupid question, but yesterday I installed Windows 7, and wanting to establish the best configuration for my system, I installed Windows 7 - 64bit Professional without 'Activation'. After a smooth installation, and the transferring of some of my Vista files, I shut the system down for the night. The following morning when I tried to boot the PC, I got a message stating that no System could be detected on my hard Disk. To cut a long story short, after replacing the Hard Disk, and re-installing Windows 7, I realised that my PC will only boot up if I keep the Windows 7 Installation Disk in the DVD Player. To come to my question - Does one have to insert the Windows 7 DVD to allow boot up prior to Activating Windows 7 ?

A:Running 7 during the 'Trial Period'

No.. you shouldnt need to do that... sounds like you need to do a repair install... boot from your 7DVD and select repair from the custom install menu...

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does the trial period expiry,windows wont start normally? i mean is it cant use it as usual? like login desktop n internet?

A:windows 8 trial period

You are limited to what you can do. It goes into a Demo mode after the trial period ends. That means that all you can do is start it, log in, look around, then you are logged out after about 30 min's.

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Hi everyone, is using a non genuine windows considered illegal? We all know that we can have a notification saying our windows isn't genuine and doesn't have the ability to customize our operating system but i can still live with that and i still want to use windows no matter what.

A:Using Windows after Trial Period

Running a non genuine windows after the 90 Days grace is theft - just the same as walking into a strangers yard and driving away in their car

You will not get any assistance here

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hey guys;
we had installed microsoft ATA and set all DC's , Port mirroing etc....but because of some reason we had no time to test it.
for now it says "trial period has done there will be no alert" is there a way to extend ATA trial period except reinstall it  ? 
and my second question is; is that ok ? if i install ATA center  and ATA gateway on same machine and redirect traffic from DC via port mirroring ? 
Thank you.

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Greetings,

My environment is: Win'7, Visual Studio 2010, C#

There is another message on these forums with almost exactly the same title. It's closed, so I couldn't post there.

I'm getting that exact same response from Win'7 in a try /catch scheme.

i.e., "...The semaphore timeout period has expired..."

I am quite confident that the serial port is really there, as he will open and will transfer data from time to time.

It's the whims of the hardware that have me so confused.

The exact same code worked perfectly last night. In fact, it has worked for weeks.

The statement which I believe is causing the error is...
TheUsersChosenSerialPort.Open();​

Much like the other thread mentioned, the port is a BlueTooth connector, and Win'7 is reporting him okay, and so on.

I welcome responses from those with useful knowledge on this topic.
 

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Whenever I try to copy large files over a wireless network (Laptop > Desktop) I get the following error:-
 
Error 0x80070079: The semaphore timeout period has expired
 
I've done a search on Google and have found that a number of other users are having the same problem, but no-one seems to have a fix for it.
 
Can anyone help?
 
(I'm running Vista Ultimate on both my Laptop & Desktop)

A:Error 0x80070079: The semaphore timeout period has expired

Hello Ady,
 
Thanks for your post!
 
This issue may be a little complex and require some steps to troubleshoot:
 
1.    Update the driver of wireless network adapters in both of your computers.
2.    Temporarily disable all the firewalls and anti-virus applications, then check the issue again.
3.    To exclude the factors from other services and applications, do a clean boot to check the issue and perform Step 4.(KB929135) How to troubleshoot a problem by performing a clean boot in Windows Vistahttp://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;929135
4.    With clean boot, try to apply the hotfixes contained in the following KB articles:(KB932045) Error message when you use a network connection to copy a large file from one Windows Vista-based computer to another Windows Vista-based computer: "The connection has been lost"
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;932045(KB932063) Several problems occur on a Windows Vista-based computer when you work in a wireless network environment
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;932063
If problem still persists after steps above, this issue is very possibly due to network devices or configurations, please let me know:
 
1.    Whether this problem occurs in wired network?
2.    If strengthening the network signals, the problem can be changed?
3.    What size of files will lead to this error.
4.    Does this error terminate the copy process?
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I have a toshiba satelite 205 that has a SD slot. When I insert the card to transfer files I get the error: Semaphore time period has expired......
I read somewhere that if you lock the card that you can view the files, but you still cannot write to or from the disk. Does anyone know of a fix for this? Please help, I really need to use this disk.

A:sd card gets semaphore time period expired error

Hi Ishead!!

I went to toshiba's website and it gives instructions on how to use the card reader properly. I am wondering has the card reader ever worked for you before? How old is the laptop? Maybe it's under warrenty? Need some info to help you out. Thanks

Raj

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hello all,

suddenly i am getting the following error message:

error 0x80070079: The semaphore timeout period has expired.

this happens when trying to copy a 4gb file from my c: drive to my d: drive. i had been able to copy the folder (my thunderbird profile) with no problems at all. now its a problem. running windows 7 professional. any help would be appreciated. i have searched around and can't seem to find a solution. i have tried turning windows firewall off. i have tried a clean boot and still the problem persists.

A:error 0x80070079: The semaphore timeout period has expired

  
Quote: Originally Posted by LenG58


hello all,

suddenly i am getting the following error message:

error 0x80070079: The semaphore timeout period has expired.

this happens when trying to copy a 4gb file from my c: drive to my d: drive. i had been able to copy the folder (my thunderbird profile) with no problems at all. now its a problem. running windows 7 professional. any help would be appreciated. i have searched around and can't seem to find a solution. i have tried turning windows firewall off. i have tried a clean boot and still the problem persists.


Much information about the problem and possible fixes was just a google away. This also applies to win 7

Error 0x80070079: The semaphore timeout period has expired

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My XP machine, which I haven't used much over the past year is acting oddly.

When trying to open various programs, paid versions and freeware, I get the "The Trial Has Expired" message, and am unable to open them.

This includes such programs as Ztree for Windows (paid), Mozilla Thunderbird (free browser) Highjack This (free), CDA to MP3 Converter (free), Network Magic (paid) and Nuance pdf Reader (free) to name a few.

The only thing I have done since the machine was working properly is to uninstall some programs with Revo Uninstaller.

ANY clues as to what might have caused this, and how to correct it?

I would imagine a System Restore would be in order, but before I try that, I wanted to see if someone could suggested some alternative.
 

A:Solved: The Trial Has Expired

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A:how to reinstall trial expired app?

After the trial period you must purchase the app or discontinue use.

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In the past 2 months I've purchased an IBM Thinkpad Notebook computer for college courses starting soon along with my home computer. I installed the XP operating system from my original home computer good for the 30 day activation trial. Recently, the activation period ended on the notebook computer XP operating system and since I'm too poor (aka cheap) to install a new XP operating system on the notebook, I am stuck. It will boot me directly to logging on where I must then choose to input a new 25 digit product key.

Since I have some old operating systems such as Windows 98, 2000, and ME that I could install, I wanted to reformat a clean install and take off this trial version. Since I cannot enter the 25 digit product key for XP, I, thus, am stuck as the computer will not start up a new CD since I am at that introductory product key page.

This is super frustrating as I've pulled my hair out over this. Is there a way to reformat this computer and perhaps put the 30 day trial on again, or could I put a new 98, 2000, or ME install on this computer??? Basically, how can I reset this computer so that I am not stuck in product key limbo hell as the activation period has passed??

Thanks as all suggestions are welcome.
 

A:XP Trial Expired--Need to Reformat

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morning all. i guess i will need another virus protection ,i removed malwarebytes and down loaded it again but it looks like it will expire again in 2 weeks. a while back it was recommended that a free protection was all i needed .this is for a dell inspiron 1000 lap top using google chrome. the computer is used mainly for 2 forums i chat on,e mail and checking the news. no games and i do not do any banking although i may [rarely] purchase something from this laptop. i have mcafee that comes with my optonline and adware [recommended here]. i used to have iolo but i got rid of that bundled slomo rip off. thank you

A:malwarebytes [trial expired] now what

I use AVG free it is a great anti virus

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Hi my friend has an Acer computer, 2gigs of ram, that is all i know for now as there is no OS on her computer.
She had Vista Ultimate installed on her computer and recently recieved a message that the second hand computer that she bought had a pirated copy of vista and so Ms gave her a week or so to purchase a key.

Since then Vista has stopped working locking her out of her computer and consantly reboots to the window that only allows one to go on line and purchase a key.
Can i save her documents somehow?

Ms has also disabled or knocked out her video drivers on the first boot device (dvd drive) to not be bootable so that she cannot install her legit copy of XP.
How do i get her Dvd drive to work again as the first boot device and can i install her legit copy of xp for her once i get the dvd recognised by the bios?
Checked the boot sequence and the dvd is still set as her first boot device but does not seem to be recognised by her computer anymore.
Can you help me to fix her problem?
Thanks Dawnah
 

A:Vista trial period over, Ms wants registration

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I am trying to send a VS HCI command to hard-reset a BT module and this error comes up after about 70 seconds..
The same code works on Win7 and Win8.1 but Win10 doesn't allow me to do a hard-reset by sending vendor specific HCI command.

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I upgraded to Win 7 Pro recently and thought all activation issues were resolved then. At 2:01 AM ET today, my computer BSOD'd, rebooted, and told me my Win 7 Pro was not genuine! I rebooted again and got a black screen, for awhile with no mouse cursor. Then up popped a Windows Activation dialog. Luckily I had an internet connection so it could do that. After it got halfway through that, my desktop started to appear, sans the background. Later I right-clicked on the desktop to Personalize and found my background theme.

I thought maybe an EMP from an active volcano in Ecuador had BSOD'd my computer, or maybe the system memory heap was all used up like in Win 98SE, or maybe it was just a malicious ping from Big Brother. It was just M$ with their Genuine Advantage!

I'm activated now...until the next deactivation.

A:30 day trial of Win 7 Pro expired and BSOD'd my computer!

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I have Windows 64 Bit Ultimate Edition installed OEM, but the machine I bought was just bought for upgrading purposes (it was cheap and I am reselling the parts), so I didn't want to activate the product key on the machine, but now the trial is expired and I am trying to use the slmgr - rearm comman (run as administrator), but its just giving me an error regardless of how I try to run slmgr.vbs:

slmgr.vbs(291.5) VBScript runtime error: class doesn't support Automation

How can I fix this so I can run windows again? I really don't want to have to activate my windows and lock it to my old machine :(

Any help would be appreciated.

A:Trial Expired, locked out of Vista, help please

format and start again is the only way with out actually having to activate winodws. there otherways but i dont think you will find it in these forums

.Aaron

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some guy used his friends version of windows/7 , without using the activation code, on top of a linux/ or in place of a linux operating system:, installed windows/7, it is up and running; he says he is getting a message from microsoft saying he has 30 days to 'activate' the operating system ? i was going to buy this used gaming desktop, when he told me about this: what is the worst case scenario ? will i have to buy/install windows after this 'grace period ' ? thanks

A:TRIAL PERIOD FOR WINDOWS 7 ? (no activation code)

Hi you could install linux as that is what was there otherwise you will need to install\buy windows How to find a phone number for a Microsoft Product Activation Center

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Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.2
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium, Service Pack 1, 64 bit
Processor: AMD A6-3400M APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics, AMD64 Family 18 Model 1 Stepping 0
Processor Count: 4
RAM: 5610 Mb
Graphics Card: AMD Radeon(TM) HD 6520G, 512 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 695519 MB, Free - 649988 MB; D: Total - 15620 MB, Free - 1660 MB; E: Total - 4054 MB, Free - 1126 MB;
Motherboard: Hewlett-Packard, 169B
Antivirus: AVG AntiVirus Free Edition, Updated and Enabled

I have been looking for and trying to find a download free version of \jasc. animation shop 3.o5, or 3.11 version When downloading I keep getting notice that my trial period has run out and I must buy it.
I have had Jasc Animation shop free version for about 6yrs. on my other computer and it is still working on my old desktop computer, but want the same on my new laptop.
Hope some one can offer me some help, thanks.
 

A:Jasc Animation Shop 3.05 or 3.11 no trial period

A quick google search found many places offering the free trial of the program, however it is about $19.00 to buy. At that price its probably worth a purchase if you've used it so long.
 

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The LogMeIn Rescue service from https://secure.logmeinrescue.com/HelpDesk/CreateTrial.aspx is a very nice browser-based application that allows you to send an invitation to an online friend that needs help. The downside is that it is expensive and only has a 14-day trial period. I just want to use the applicatin to help assist a friend from time to time, so $1,188 for 12 months service is kind of stiff... I've been going through the registry, trying to remove traces of the application, - but I'm obviously missing something. It would be great with some expertise help on this one. Enjoy

A:Logmein Rescue - Resetting The Trial Period

You could always try Uninstall Plus! It is a program that is available on a trial basis HERE. I use it regularly and like it. Not only will it start a specific program's uninstaller, but then it will search the registry for any traces of the deleted program. Of course, it may not work right as you have already uninstalled some of it. Don't know for sure, but I think it is worth a shot.Oh, and welcome to Bleeping Computer!

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I have a program and I used up the trial period. I thought if I would uninstall the program and re-install it then maybe the trial period would be reset so that I could use the program again. That method didn't work. Does someone know another way you could reset a trial period so that when you use the trial period up, you can use the program again???

Thank you.
 

A:Solved: Reseting a Program Trial Period

The whole idea of a trial prog is that after the given time ,you either buy the prog or uninstall,yep it is possible to get it to run but i doubt you will get any help here to do so .
 

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Microsoft Office 2007 which came with my new PC will not uninstall although it's now useless unless I shell out some bucks to MS. I also can't install the 2003 MS Office from my disk that I purchased with my previous PC. While I'm not that unhappy with MS 2007, this is not a good time for me to be spending money on things that aren't absolute necessities, and I want to still be able to use my older version for my docs.

How can I replace MS Office 2007, with MS Office 2003 from my disk on my PC?

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1. Open the Start Menu.

2. In the Start Menu search box, type regedit, and press Enter. (See screenshot below)​
​3. In the registry, go to: (See screenshot below)
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\SoftwareProtectionPlatform
​4. In the right pane, see if SkipRearm is set to 0 (number 0) . (See screenshot above)A) If it is not set to 0 - Right click on SkipRearm and click on Modify. Type 0 and click on OK. (See screenshot below)
​B) If it is set to 0 - Skip this and go to step 5.
​5. Close regedit.

6. Open a elevated command prompt.

7. In the elevated command prompt, type slmgr -rearm and press Enter. (See screenshot below)
​8. Click on OK. (See screenshot below)

​ Warning
If you get one of these errors below, then do what is above the error:

You will need to restart the computer first, then repeat steps 6 to 8 again.



You have used up your 3 times. You will need to activate or reinstall Windows 7.


​9. Close the elevated command prompt. (See screenshot below step 7)

10. Restart the computer to apply the changes and reset your trial period back to 30 days to activate.
Full credits to brink from seven forums.

Original thread : http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/875-activation-trial-period-extend-up-120-days.html

 

A:How to Extend the Windows 7 RC Activation Trial Period Up to 120 Days

This is really old news.
It's been more than 120 days since the RC version was available ... And there's a newer version anyway.
It's time to purchase a legal version now ... Even though it doesn't run as fast as the RC version

There's been an update .. And I'm not sure re-arming will work now anyway.
 

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please suggest method to extend the 30 day trial period of jv16 power tools 2009 v1.9.0.580. my operating system is winxp.

steps performed but no luck.
1) registry cleaned by regseeker, ccleaner, regscrubxp.
2) tried Never Expire version 2.
3) changed date and time of clock in the sys tray backward.
4) Ran 'Your Uninstaller 2008'

the name of the .exe file of jv16power tools 2009 is jv16pt_setup_hb.exe

please guide me thoroughly.

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I am definitely stuck in a jam. I am using Adobe Photoshop CS4 Extended for a school project. The price tag on it is heavy, so I downloaded the trial version from Adobe. However, toward the end of the installation I am met with an error that states there was a problem loading my trial period. I have not been able to find a link to a solution, does anyone have any idea on how this might be solved. Immediate responses would help.​
Operating System: Windows XP Home Edition 2000​
The Story: The first time that I donwloaded Photoshop CS4 was December 21. However my computer was struck with a horrible virus and my Internet was down. It took about a week to clear everything down. However, Photoshop refused to open revealing an error that my trial had expired. I removed the program and ignored the issue for a while. Then a few days back, I decided to clean my registry of the files related to Photoshop and download again. This time I was met with the current situation.​
 

A:Solved: Adobe Photoshop CS4 Extended Trial Period Error

the trial info for photoshop is not stored in the registry, not sure where CS4 has it but many adobe apps have been known to do stuff like store licensing data in the boot sector that way people cant get around the trial period by simply restoring the registry.

if you want a safe legal way of getting a full copy of photoshop, I recommend you ask your school, generally if a school has a art program, they generally have a volume license for photoshop and if you ask enough they will give you a activation number.
 

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If you've been using the 30-day version of Microsoft Office 2010, here's a nice tip for you: the testing period can be extended for up to six months. Much like Windows, the popular productivity suite contains a so called rearm function that gives you 30 extra days to activate the program. The command can be used up to five times, and if used at the end of each 30-day grace period, you can run Office 2010 for up to 180 days without entering an activation key.





Source - Extend Microsoft Office 2010's free trial period to 180 days - TechSpot News

A:Extend MS Office 2010's free trial period to 180 days.

Thanks, good information to have.

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