Vista Diminished Capability Mode

Posted on 2008-11-05
Last Modified: 2012-05-05
I have a Vista machine that for some reason did not re-activate with the KMS machine. The only way to login now is in "Diminished Capability Mode". Is there a way around this so I can get it to activate with the KMS machine without having to reload Vista?
Question by:Michael6279
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    I guess what you mean is "Reduced Functionality mode."  Here is an article about how to allow you to give you more time to activate Windows:
    Restoring Vista functionality once in reduced functionality mode

    Just follow the directions in the screenshots making up the article.

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