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Window 7 rearm


rscott74

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I'm not good with PCs. I'm trying to rearm Windows 7 activation. I'm using command prompt for the first time. When I enter "slgmr -rearm" I'm told "slmgr" is not a valid command. I'm running as administrator and closely following on-line guide. Can anyone offer an explanation/solution?

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Bob

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rscott74

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I can't remove (delete) from desktop because "file is open in AVIDSgent". It's no great problem as it can just sit on desktop but is it possible to remove?

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thats a new one on me ,are you sure you dont mean AVGIDSAgent ,an avg app. whilst holding down Ctrl and Alt, tap the del button and select task manager , look up the process under the processes tab and highlight it ,then select stop process ,you should then be able to remove the file .

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rscott74

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It never ends!! Found on task manager when tried to close access was denied. Should I restart PC?

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rscott74

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I've solved the removable problem. Disabled AGV Identity Protection which removed process in Task Manager list, deleted file from desktop then enabled AGV component

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rscott74

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Thanks, particularly to merlinx, for your help. The PC is working OK today and so far I have received no activation requests. I still don't know how and when or even if it rearmed as I never got notification after using any cmd. There is still no reference to activation on computer>properties.

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