Succesful activation (bios OEM SLIC2.1 Dell cert) now in 'notification' mode.

Discussion in 'Windows Vista' started by blued, Jun 15, 2010.

  1. blued

    blued MDL Junior Member

    May 31, 2007
    I've successfully activated both Win 7 and Vista on same machine a few times over the past year, so I think I've got the hang of it.

    However, I recently restored a ghost image of my Vista install and now its prompting me to re-activate. Went thru some hardware changes recently (changed couple drives) so that may be it.

    How do I get re-activated? Tried re-using the same Dell cert and key but it didnt work. I know the cert + key are good since I just activated another PC with it yesterday.
  2. MasterDisaster

    MasterDisaster MDL Expert

    Aug 29, 2009
    #2 MasterDisaster, Jun 15, 2010
    Last edited: Jun 16, 2010
    Rearm your system and install the product key and certificate.
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