My computer's HWID keeps changing after every restart.

Mark Meza 1 Reputation point
2021-05-18T03:23:55.617+00:00

Ever since I reset my pc and got it on the latest update, it changes my HWID after every restart. Help! I'm not a technician so i can't really point out what update caused that. I don't use any tools that change my HWID or modify it in any way so this is very confusing on how this could've happened. any help will be appreciated. thanks!

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  1. Andy YOU 3,061 Reputation points
    2021-05-18T07:29:28.457+00:00

    HI MarkMeza-9031,
    0.Could you please enter winver in command prompt on win10 computer and look the os version and os version number ?[for example windows 10 enterprise 1809 (os build 17763.316)]
    1.Does your company use RDS per device cal?
    2.What's the issue affect to you?

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  2. Andy YOU 3,061 Reputation points
    2021-05-31T01:36:58.483+00:00

    HI MarkMeza-9031,

    After reset you pc, please enter below powershell command to check which update has been installed? Please create a screenshot1.
    get-hotfix

    After you get it on the latest update, please enter below powershell command to check which update has been installed again? Please create a screenshot2.
    get-hotfix

    Finally, we can compare which difference between screenshot1 and screenshot2?

    How to use Get-Hotfix to check if a Windows Update has been installed
    https://www.oxfordsbsguy.com/2017/05/08/powershell-how-to-use-get-hotfix-to-check-if-a-windows-update-has-been-installed/

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  3. Andy YOU 3,061 Reputation points
    2021-06-09T01:51:49.857+00:00

    HI MarkMeza-9031,

    Is there any progress on your question?

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