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 +====== Check the Activation Status on Windows 7 or Vista ======
  
 +The way to do this is either from the command line:
 +
 +**Vista:**
 +
 +  * Less Information:<​strong>​ slmgr.vbs &​ndash;​dli</​strong>​
 +  * More Information (verbose):<​strong>​ slmgr.vbs &​ndash;​dlv</​strong>​
 +
 +**Windows 7:**
 +
 +  * Less Information:<​strong>​ slmgr.vbs /​dli</​strong>​
 +  * More Information (verbose):<​strong>​ slmgr.vbs /​dlv</​strong>​
 +
 +Or using the GUI.
 +
 +  - Go to the Control Panel, select System and Maintenance,​ then System.
 +  - In the Windows Activation section make sure it says, &​ldquo;​Windows is activated.&​rdquo;​
 +
 +**Note**: If you see &​ldquo;​X days to activate. Activate Windows now,&​rdquo;​ select the link to open the activation wizard, then follow the steps to activate your license.
 +
 +-- Main.FredPettis - 2010-08-14
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