Yay! :) Thank you! :) Marked as answer by Carey FrischMVP, Editor Saturday, August 18, 2012 10:35 PM Saturday, August 18, 2012 8:50 PM Reply | Quote © 2016 Microsoft Corporation. Write down the number and then you can reinstall Windows XP, or place the key in a database where you won’t lose it. i am assuming this is an original, so you shouldn't be having trouble reading it, so we'll rule that one out... so, an activation number won't help here. __________________
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Thanks for more efforts. I'll have to get a new copy or some such. Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the How To Install Windows Xp Without Product Key This tool seems to be far more forgiving about the particular installation version vs.
Wednesday, November 23, 2011 3:12 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Sounds like I'm hosed. Incorrect Product Key Windows Xp Activation By gum - there *is* a sticker there. Windows 10 HP Laptop Keeps... https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/office/en-US/8eb930ec-b32c-4b4b-a21e-50b73e3d8cde/windows-xp-install-will-not-accept-the-key-on-the-sticker?forum=itproxpsp Thanks much.
Hi I have similar problem. Windows Xp Professional Sp2 Product Key I won't be finished with this for probably a few days. Delivered Daily Subscribe Best of the Week Our editors highlight the TechRepublic articles, galleries, and videos that you absolutely cannot miss to stay current on the latest IT news, innovations, and Which security measures make sense for a static web site?
It came with no CD. http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/invalid-product-key-for-windows-xp-but-its-not-70444.html I have original sticer in the bottom of the machine which I use. Windows Xp Invalid Product Key Fix The xp was registered before but I had to delete all registration (I followed ms help to do that) - it kept asking to register and when I tried to do Windows Xp Product Id Not Valid Windows 7 is running well, so now it's time to get my Windows XP running.
The key update tool can be downloaded from here http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=204141, more information can be obtained from the following link http://www.microsoft.com/genuine/selfhelp/pkuinstructions.aspx When you run KeyUpdateTool_enu.exe you'll see this The Key Update tool http://vicnot.net/windows-xp/microsoft-update-not-working-xp-sp3.html it makes me wonder greatly how in the world you installed it last time. __________________
I've installed from the original CD many times before without problem, and I'm sure this isn't the first time I've made a slipstream disk from it. if you want an answer based on certain information, you have to give us that information. I have original sticer in the bottom of the machine which I use. have a peek at these guys Awesome.
I'll have to get a new copy or some such. Windows Xp Pro Sp3 Product Key I fyou bought a new disc, you should have that disc`s #`s for it.But other than that,, I need more detailed info. http://www.microsoft.com/howtotell/content.aspx?pg=coa Noel Paton | Nil Carborundum Illegitemi | CrashFixPC | The Three-toed Sloth Marked as answer by Darin Smith MSOwner Wednesday, November 23, 2011 8:49 PM Wednesday, November 23, 2011 3:28
Taking this number, ViewKeyXP deciphers and displays your original product key. You need to use the Key from COA sticker on your machine to activate - Noel Paton | Nil Carborundum Illegitemi | CrashFixPC | The Three-toed Sloth Sunday, December 18, 2011 Posts: 5,566 OS: Click "My System" to view details My System Quote: Originally Posted by Jo777 You all sound just about as confused as me. Windows Xp Pro Product Key How can I say thanks?
You know how to find me ;) Noel Paton | Nil Carborundum Illegitemi | CrashFixPC | The Three-toed Sloth Wednesday, November 23, 2011 6:31 PM Reply | Quote Moderator 0 One thing to try is setting Hard Drives to IDE (Legacy) in the bios, installing, then using this answer to set back to achi without blue screen. I was using the retail key for a Windows CD bought as the retail box - not a volume license. –Steve314 Aug 13 '15 at 16:24 add a comment| up vote check my blog Oh, by the way...
I load from a generic OEM disk and type in the key that is on the sticker and it refuses to accept it.