Windows 10: This Build of Windows will expire soon Solved

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  1.    04 Jul 2016 #11

    But the question remains... why is Alphamale getting the message that Windows is expiring soon when none of us on the same insider build are?

    If you right click on start icon, select command prompt (admin) and run slmgr /dlv what result do you get? This is mine:

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  2.    04 Jul 2016 #12

    Yes!!!
    Let me check.
    Core? Why is this saying Core?
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  3.    04 Jul 2016 #13

    Alphamale said: View Post
    Yes!!!
    Let me check.
    Core? Why is this saying Core?
    Because in your post #5 it shows that you have Windows 10 Home installed. You also have an outdated product key installed which expires on July 15. With Windows 10 Home insider installed, this is what your license information should look like:

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    and your product key should be YTMG3-N6DKC-DKB77-7M9GH-8HVX7
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  4. f14tomcat's Avatar
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       04 Jul 2016 #14

    I get what Navy gets... I have no idea what Core means..it also says OEM_DM?? Found this, but don't know what it means: http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/w...d-682e217a4d80

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  5.    04 Jul 2016 #15

    NavyLCDR said: View Post
    Because in your post #5 it shows that you have Windows 10 Home installed. You also have an outdated product key installed which expires on July 15.
    This is the way it came. I bought it new. Why outdated key?
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  6.    04 Jul 2016 #16

    Alphamale said: View Post
    This is the way it came. I bought it new. Why outdated key?
    Don't know. You can try changing it to the generic product key, but my guess is that computer has never had a properly RTM Windows 10 on it and, therefore, does not have a digital entitlement for Windows 10 stored at Microsoft.

    You can run showkeyplus from this forum:
    Showkey - Windows 10 Forums

    Click on the product keys to blank them out, and post the results:

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  7.    04 Jul 2016 #17

    NavyLCDR said: View Post
    Don't know. You can try changing it to the generic product key, but my guess is that computer has never had a properly RTM Windows 10 on it and, therefore, does not have a digital entitlement for Windows 10 stored at Microsoft.

    You can run showkeyplus from this forum:
    Showkey - Windows 10 Forums

    Click on the product keys to blank them out, and post the results:

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    I changed the key. Now it's coming up retail core. But it's not coming up that it will expire,so.
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  8.    04 Jul 2016 #18

    Alphamale said: View Post
    I changed the key. Now it's coming up retail core. But it's not coming up that it will expire,so.
    You should be OK. What does the activation screen under settings -> updates and security look like? As long as it says Digital Entitlement or Digital License, you should be good and have a permanent digital license for Windows 10 stored on Microsoft activation servers:

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  9.    05 Jul 2016 #19

    Everything looks ok. Thank you for the help.
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  10. Brink's Avatar
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15063
       06 Jul 2016 #20

    Just in:

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