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I lost my CD Key to Window XP disc. I was able find the cd key on the disc, but when I tried to use it. Tells me that cd key is incorrect. I triple checked for any typos.

Any suggestions?

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due to rules on ocn there is nothing i can suggest maybe in an @mail
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I'm looking for a legit solution.
    
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Call Microsoft. They honestly are a lot of help with situations dealing with activation.
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Originally Posted by skitzogreg;13913436 
Call Microsoft. They honestly are a lot of help with situations dealing with activation.

Thanks.....if nothing else, I will be making that call.
    
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http://www.magicaljellybean.com/keyfinder/ this will help but i know other ways but due to ocn rules i cant mention
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Originally Posted by Dominazn;13913395 
I lost my CD Key to Window XP disc. I was able find the cd key on the disc, but when I tried to use it. Tells me that cd key is incorrect. I triple checked for any typos.

Any suggestions?

Thanks


Call Microsoft (1-800-936-5700) and asked them to identify the product key for you. thumb.gif
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Call MS, they will most likely give you a new key since they have phased out XP so it isn't really a big deal.
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Thanks all for all your info.
    
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Originally Posted by Dominazn;13913480 
Thanks all for all your info.

Do you have it already installed on another PC? If so use http://www.magicaljellybean.com/keyfinder/ to extract the key from it.
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