Windows 7 validates and then later asks to be validated

Have you ever validated Windows 7 and days later been asked to validate it again?  Without any major hardware changes?   This might help.

1) Click the Windows Orb
2) Type: CMD into the ‘Search programs and files’ field
3) Right-Click on CMD and select Run as Administrator
4) Type: net stop sppsvc
5) Change into the following directory by typing:

6) Type: rename tokens.dat
7) Type: cd %windir%\system32
8) Type: net start sppsvc
9) Type: slui.exe

About TCAT Shelbyville IT Department

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology - is one of 46 institutions in the Tennessee Board of Regents System, the seventh largest system of higher education in the nation. This system comprises six universities, fourteen community colleges, and twenty-six Applied Technology Colleges.
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