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    Hi , A few weeks ago I had a virus that formatted my PC, so I got a windows XP disc off a friend & re-installed it!

     

    now in the past week has been saying i need to get a genuine copy of windows priced at £100, the first few times i seen the msg it asked me for a product key which i cudnt find, but now have found it, how do i get back into it & enter this key

     

     

    all help will be appreciated

     

    Cheers

     

    Gazz

    Wednesday, March 12, 2008 12:59 PM

Answers

  • You should never use any Windows XP installation CD other than the one you had originally.  You need to find or replace your original genuine Windows XP CD and reinstall Windows XP.

     

    How to replace lost, broken, or missing Microsoft software or hardware
    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/326246/en-us

     

    Wednesday, March 12, 2008 1:28 PM
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