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User Name Remember Me? Power Tip: Subscribe to your thread (Thread Tools) to receive an instant email notification when you get a reply. If you're using a different disk, you need to use that disk's key. You have to be running XP to perform the slipstream. check over here

As previously stated the validity of a key is not tied to which service pack the disk was built with, and all OEM keys should work under any OEM disk of thanks, mike. OEM licences legally die with the machine.The only other noticeable differences save for the labelling of the disks on original disks is OEM keys have no upgrade ability (they'll insist on I'd appreicate some advice.

Windows Xp Invalid Product Key Fix

I want to stress I am using their legitimately obtained CD kay, but it's telling me the "cd key you entered is not valid." Any idea why this might happen? 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. it makes me wonder greatly how in the world you installed it last time. __________________ TSF is funded by our Admin's pocket, care to help? Installing XP Home get message "cd key is not valid" Started by diggeryo , Jun 09 2009 09:34 AM Please log in to reply #1 diggeryo Posted 09 June 2009 -

I haven't found a way to check whether my product key has been blacklisted, but I'll try that again too. Advertisement Recent Posts Bad frames on brand new GTX 1080 flavallee replied Nov 16, 2016 at 12:19 PM Crashing intermittently for... I took your advice about using the keyfinder to change the key on my pc to the original one and it worked. Windows Xp Pro Sp3 Product Key Browse other questions tagged windows-xp product-key nlite or ask your own question.

Power Tip: Subscribe to your thread (Thread Tools) to receive an instant email notification when you get a reply. Macboatmaster replied Nov 16, 2016 at 12:17 PM Gtx 1050 doubt.... However, a retail key will be accepted". One last thing...Do u know if there is a way for me to contact microsoft about this online, because I dont have a home phone and my husband is at work

Maybe microsoft.com? 09-24-2005, 02:58 PM #8 Volt-Schwibe TSF Team Emeritus Join Date: Jan 2003 Location: Behind you, watching you as you type. Windows Xp Pro Product Key Last letter City Word Association 11 Three Word Game 2016 ati bsod? What game did I see in Verona, Italy? If you installed using an installation cd of your own, then that key will not work.

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How To Install Windows Xp Without Product Key

However, keep in mind that if your computer came shipped with Windows XP and you are trying to install Windows Vista, the code on your computer only works for Windows XP. My friend did not have any recovery CDs or their own copy of Windows. Windows Xp Invalid Product Key Fix Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by Dil, Sep 2, 2006. Windows Xp Product Key Not Working It will take days trying to email them. __________________ Brian 09-25-2005, 01:14 AM #10 Jo777 Registered Member Join Date: Sep 2005 Posts: 51 OS: xp Ok I

If you have tried all combination of letters and numbers, enter the code as someone else reads it out loud. check my blog Keys asside, what is the difference in the final Windows installation if installed from an OEM CD or a retail CD?There is no difference between Windows itself whether it's OEM or North by North by North by South East Countries where lecture duration does not exceed one hour Would this be considered as plagiarism? Then try again. Viewkeyxp

within the Windows XP Support forums, part of the Tech Support Forum category. Dil, Sep 2, 2006 #3 howy Joined: May 6, 2005 Messages: 70 It probably isn't the CD it came with, but if you're sure it is call Dell. Quote: Originally Posted by Jo777 I guess I'll have to call microsoft or something. this content uhaligani, Sep 2, 2006 #2 Dil Thread Starter Joined: May 24, 2006 Messages: 67 ya i used the cd it came with a dell windows xp home edition key and i

Power Tip: Subscribe to your thread (Thread Tools) to receive an instant email notification when you get a reply. Windows Xp Sp3 Product Key I don't know when it happened or if it happened more than once, however I think the act of slipstreaming SP3 on to the CD may be changing the key check In case nlite had somehow converted a retail CD into an OEM cd, though, I also checked with two valid Windows XP Home OEM licenses - and they were both rejected

Thanks anyway...

its worked before so why isnt it working it out. When I installed in 2007 using the same key, I had used a Home with SP2 disc. All rights reserved. Activate Windows Xp i do apologize for sounding confused, but i cannot see into your house, and with the information you provided to us, i did not know it was a newly purchased disc.

New Members: Creating a single new thread in the correct section is the best way to assure your thread will receive a reply. « Help accessing C:\Userdata | XP So - can anyone suggest a reason why Windows XP would reject a valid product key and what I might try to resolve the problem? Thanks for the heads up! have a peek at these guys Maybe it's possible in XP Pro but not XP Home?

is it possible you accidentally grabbed the jewel case for someone else's xp cd, and they have yours? This is a discussion on Invalid Product Key for Windows XP...but it's not! Tip: Never share your unique number or software with your friends or family. Please try the request again.

cheers, K. 0 #3 hfcg Posted 09 June 2009 - 09:55 AM hfcg The hippie freak computer geek Member 2,496 posts The media does not have an embedded key code.You DO Not the answer you're looking for? Posts: 5,566 OS: Click "My System" to view details My System if the key you are typing in comes from the packaging of the cd you are using, then it should Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > Advertisement Dil Thread Starter Joined: May 24, 2006 Messages: 67 i recently recieved a inspiron laptop and i had to reinstall windows xp

What does the letter 'u' mean in /dev/urandom? Meaning a Windows XP Home product key is not going to work for Windows XP Professional. Other problem letters include a capital "i" that looks like an "l", or an "l" that looks like a "1". Otherwise you may find all the installation files sitting on another aprtition on the laptop.

A Microsoft Windows OEM product key will not work with retail versions of Windows. Click "Next" without providing a product key and it says you've provided an invalid product key.