Re: locked out of windows
Windows XP and Vista cease to function 100% after the grace period has expired without activation.
You will need to request telephone activation from Microsoft or activate online, but if it is an unlicensed pirate copy then do not expect them to help you.
Yes, there are numerous innovative and interesting ways in which to break activation and yes, they all work, but I shall not be discussing this here.
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