Thanks for the information. Being the dumb $%^& that I am I never really
figured out what made MSFT randomly trigger the re-activation routine.
Since you seem to know all about the point count how can I get the play
"Synapse Syndrome" <synapse@xxxxxx> wrote in message
> Carey Frisch [MVP] <cnfrisch@xxxxxx> wrote:
>> You can upgrade to a new processor and you will not experience any
>> adverse effects at all with Windows Vista or product activation. If new
>> drivers are required, they will will available from Windows Update.
> What are you talking? I thought that if you knew one thing about
> computers, it was about Windows Activation.
> Activation is triggered when a certain amount of 'points' has been
> reached, and changing CPU would increase this point count, just like
> anything else that does, like changing network card, graphics card, etc..