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And I'm definitely using a retail XP home product key with what should be a retail XP home slipstream disk. I would really like to take care of this now if possible. So - I went ahead with the format and re-install. It works only with Windows XP. http://amptools.net/windows-xp/microsoft-windows-xp-product-key-not-working.html

ati bsod? It's a BRAND NEW disk, I still have the packaging it came with and the product key it came with. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/950722 share|improve this answer answered Aug 12 '15 at 14:57 Steve Schulz 111 +1 for interesting, but this doesn't look like the issue I had. That's not conclusive, of course - that program could be using the "/integrate" option. his comment is here

Windows Xp Invalid Product Key Fix

Power Tip: Subscribe to your thread (Thread Tools) to receive an instant email notification when you get a reply. If you have tried the above suggestions and are still unable to get the program to accept the CD-KEY, the number has been disabled or was never a real number. You are THE MAN! I choose "No, I don't want to register now; let's just activate Windows.", and click the Next button.

I paste diagnostic print out below. The machine has all network connectivity turned off. Wait. How To Install Windows Xp Without Product Key Another trend is simply to keep a separate recovery partition on your computer, which of course is worthless to you in the event of a hard disk failure.

although, jellybean will allow you to change the key as well. How can I tell if a CD or DVD is fake? I checked before starting the process, and it was XP Professional, licensed to XPIMAGE. http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/invalid-product-key-for-windows-xp-but-its-not-70444.html Thanks for more efforts.

ViewKeyXP is a handy hacker tool to keep in your software utility toolbox.  Comments Facebook Linkedin Twitter More Email Print Reddit Delicious Digg Pinterest Stumbleupon Google Plus Powered by Livefyre Add Windows Xp Professional Sp2 Product Key I bet u can guess, IT WORKED! Today I decided it was time to re-install. I have original sticer in the bottom of the machine which I use.

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So I guess it's possible that IT has given me several bad keys, but it's more likely something else is going on here. http://superuser.com/questions/483885/windows-product-key-is-valid-but-wont-activate Edited by dave6d6ky Wednesday, November 23, 2011 3:07 AM Wednesday, November 23, 2011 3:04 AM Reply | Quote Answers 1 Sign in to vote "dave6d6ky" wrote in message news:7001a1cf-aa59-4cd6-9022-0f9dd5894919... Windows Xp Invalid Product Key Fix I have backup disk images so I don't need to go through all this again next time. Windows Xp Product Id Not Valid 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

Hi I have similar problem. check my blog I am working on a friends laptop which had xp installed on it, but I do not have the original CD to use for the key, but I did have the As noted by @ Darth Android this looks like an OEM install disk and it is odd that IT would have OEM keys to randomly hand out. if it's a copy, then you should know better than to ask on a microsoft partner site. Viewkeyxp

Thread Tools Search this Thread 09-24-2005, 01:41 PM #1 Jo777 Registered Member Join Date: Sep 2005 Posts: 51 OS: xp I just reformated the hardrive on my home The Key you found was probably the OEM_SLP Key – you need the Key from the COA sticker (which edition and version of Windows is it for?) to have any chance This resolved the crashing issues, and the install now progresses as far as entering the product key. http://amptools.net/windows-xp/my-usb-not-working-windows-xp.html User Name Remember Me?

Power Tip: Subscribe to your thread (Thread Tools) to receive an instant email notification when you get a reply. Windows Xp Pro Sp3 Product Key Below are some additional reasons a Microsoft Windows product key may not work. B&S engine runs great for 10 min... » Site Navigation » Forum> User CP> FAQ> Support.Me> Steam Error 118>> Trusteer Endpoint Protection All times are GMT -7.

This can be helpful when moving from a Volume License Key to a COA issued key, or moving from a pirated or invalid Product Key to a newly purchased key.

You can discover the key using ViewKeyXP.Why you need to know your product keyFor years, Microsoft has (quite legitimately) been concerned about piracy issues surrounding its products. Posts: 5,566 OS: Click "My System" to view details My System there might be something at microsoft.com, but i've never personally looked for it. __________________ TSF is funded by our 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. Activate Windows Xp After the key has been activated, it can’t be used on another workstation unless you’re using a Volume-Licensed version of Windows XP.

I had downloaded magical jelly bean and the program pulled up the exact 25 digit CDKey number I had. Thanks much. Go Here and find your country for the number EDIT: sorry forgot the numbers http://www.microsoft.com/licensing/r...l/numbers.mspx 09-24-2005, 01:54 PM #4 Volt-Schwibe TSF Team Emeritus Join Date: Jan 2003 have a peek at these guys Other problem letters include a capital "i" that looks like an "l", or an "l" that looks like a "1".

Thanks anyway... In an effort to combat this, it came up with the concept of Windows Product Activation. Just run the program, either from the command line or by double-clicking it from the folder you downloaded it to. OEM disks require OEM keys (you get these from manufacturers like Dell/HP, where they pre-install it and you have that little sticker on the side of the computer), Retail disks require

Finally, this is during the installation of Windows XP.