Corporate XP licence to OEM licence without formating HD RRS feed

  • Question

  • I have a desktop that I brought secondhand with a corporate XP licence and it was working ok, now the Corporate has either renegged on its licence.  So I have a new OEM XP which I would like to replace it with.. I do not want reformat the HD as I have installed other software and are using the OC as a server for an Access data base..

    Can what i want to do be done????

    Wednesday, September 30, 2009 11:33 PM


All replies

  • Hello ZephyrDen,

    Give the Product Key Updater utility a try:  http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=45668
    For great advice on all topics XP, visit http://www.annoyances.org/exec/forum/winxp
    Thursday, October 1, 2009 2:15 AM
  • Hello ZephyrDen,

    Unfortunatly, if the Product Key update Tool fails the only other option I can provide is to do a reinstall.

    Darin MS
    Friday, October 2, 2009 9:14 PM