This copy of WIndows XP is not genuine and needs to be validated.
Posted on 2006-07-09
Every time this computer is rebooted, a message comes up stating that this copy of Windows XP is not genuine and needs to be validated. Indeed it is a genuine and registered copy. There is also a star that shows up in the lower right system tray and is always there. I believe this may be a hacking trick and initiated by a trojan. I have scanned with everything I know of and still can't figure this one out. I would be most interested in your theories. PeterZ