Recent installation of Norton Antivirus 2008 requires repeated activation

I installed Norton Antivirus 2008 and have activated the software.  Now periodically, the Protection Center notifies me the Virus Protection is at risk and activation is required.  I click connect to Fix Now. The activation fails, "an error has occured during your activationcted, click next... opens Norton antivirus Help and Support window,  and opens up a window with nowhere to go.  I can access the Internet and Norton/Symantec's site successfully.  No available software updates.  
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johnb6767Commented:
Tried simply uninstalling the WHOLE app, reboot, and reinstall it?
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Jingram82Commented:
With norton, don't just uninstall.  Download Symnrt and run that after the uninstall.  Once that is done, then you can reinstall.

Symnrt -->http://service1.symantec.com/SUPPORT/tsgeninfo.nsf/docid/2005033108162039

***Warning this will remove all Norton and Symantec software from your PC
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