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Windows 7 KMS Activation and "Cloned" Clients

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Windows 7 Enterprise clients not activating with error message from our KMS saying that the count reported by KMS is not sufficient.  I know we need at least 25, and we have 26.  On each  of the workstations, I have run the following commands:

slmgr /skms servername (returns a success confirmation)
slmgr /ato (returns the insufficient count error)

Several (14) of the workstations have been cloned and then renamed before connecting to the KMS - could the cloning cause and issue?

12 of the workstations are laptops and they are not all always connected to our LAN - do I need 25 concurrent connections to reach the 25 minimum?

Running slmgr /dli on the KMS server (a Windows 2003 system) reports a Current Count of only 16 - I have spent the morning running the slmgr commands on 26 workstations all of which returned the insufficient count error message.

Is there any way to determine which workstations have been recognized by KMS and which have not?

Any suggestions will be greatly appreciated.

Thank you
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