You’ve purchased a Windows operating system or software through OEM or Volume Licensing, but is it ‘Genuine’? Activation is the initial process by which a Windows running on a PC is determined to be properly licensed and genuine, and it’s really quick and easy – and different from Registration. Here are the top 10 things you need to know about being ‘Genuine’.
Genuine Microsoft products contain piracy prevention features that can be checked with the help of the Windows Comparison Guide, the Office Comparison Guide and the Installed Microsoft Software tool.
You may also use the Genuine Microsoft Software Tool to view detailed information about piracy prevention features of Windows software installed on your PC.
You can download the PowerPoint file from Microsoft.