Windows Genuine Advantage is a software anti-piracy program started
by Microsoft in 2005. It enforces the online validation of some of the
Microsoft products. It is automatically installed if Windows Automatic
Updates are enabled. If goes to the Windows Update site, it will ask you
for installing this validation tool before you can select the updates from
the Microsoft update website. By accepting to install this validation tool, an ActiveX
component in Internet Explorer is installed.
validate your Windows, then it\u2019ll always show you a warning that you may be a victim of
software counterfeiting and that your Windows is not genuine. It will show up on your logon
screen and make you wait for some seconds. And when you logon, it will just site in your
status bar and will keep annoying you.
WGA notification can easily be disable through your firewall. You can disable the automatic
startup of wgatray.exe and wgalogon.dll through your firewall. This will disable WGA
notifications and this will do no harm to the system.
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