Fix WGA or Make Windows 7 Genuine (Legally) using Command Prompt

Have you ever faced Windows 7 Genuine Advantage Error ?Don’t know about this error or don’t know how to solve Windows 7 WGA error? Then you are at right place.This article will let you know How to fix Windows wga error with Command Prompt.
Windows 7 is undoubtedly most successful product from Microsoft.But many people are using pirated version of windows 7 as they cannot afford to buy Genuine Windows OS.My Sincere advice is never try to use “Pirated Versions of Windows” as it is illegal.Using Windows 7 which is not genuine will result in an error “Windows 7 Genuine Advantage Error”.Of course this error is not a severe error but you will not get access to full functionality (you cannot change the desktop background,cannot change control panel settings and many more).Even you can’t install some third party software’s if you are getting this error.Only way to get full access to your PC is 
a)Fix windows wga error 
b)Buy Genuine Windows 7 
Every one cannot afford to buy Genuine Windows 7.So the best way is “to fix Windows 7 WGA error” in existing Windows OS.Today i will tell you a trick so that you can use windows 7 Free for 1 year Legally with getting WGA error.

Also Read:Increase Windows 8 Trail Period Windows REARM

Remove Windows Not Genuine Certificate or Banner from Your Desktop

 fix windows wga error

Open Command Prompt with administrative privileges
Run the Command SLMGR-REARM
Type the command in the command prompt and press enter.
Wait for few seconds and restart your PC.
That’s it.Now you have successfully made your Windows OS Genuine with simple command.
SLMGR -REARM command works only for 90 days.After this you will get Windows not genuine error once again.
Note :You can use SLMGR -REARM command for just 3 times (As given my Microsoft).
Of course even you can use Windows 7 rearm after 3 times (you have to change the registry value).

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Simple trick to Reset Windows 7 Rearm 

If you run the command SLMGR -REARM for more than 3 time you will get an error.
Error: 0xC004D307 The maximum allowed number of re-arms has been exceeded. You must re-install the OS before trying to re-arm again.
This error indicates that “you cannot Rearm Windows more than 3 times“.To Rearm Windows 7 you need to install Windows 7 once again.

How to fix “maximum allowed number of re-arms has been exceeded” error in Windows 7.

Just open the command prompt or run.
Type Regedit in Run or Command prompt and press enter.
Windows Registry Window would open .
Now search for Registry Key 
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE/SOFTWARE/Microsoft/Windows NT/CurrentVersion/SoftwareProtectionPlatform
–>“SkipRearm”=dword:00000000
Just change 00000000 to 00000001.(After 3 Rearms windows 7 Reaarm key would change to 00000000,So we have to change the value to enable Rearm once again).
With this simple trick you can use windows 7 Legally for lifetime.
Summary:
Don’t use pirated version of Windows 7 Operating System
Dowload trail version from Microsoft website and use SLMGR -REARM command to increase trail version (make your windows 7 genuine).
You can use SLMGR -REARM command for 3 times.
By changing or Resetting the Registry key you can activate “Rearm” once again.

Author: Ranjith Y

Ranjith is the Founder and Admin of Techgide.He is a Tech Blogger who writes on Internet tips,Windows Tips,Earn Money Online and many...

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