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  • I HAVE THE GENUINE WINDOWS (R) XP PROFESSIONAL OEM SOFTWARE INSTALLED IN MY COMPUTER.  NOW THE HARDDISK NEEDS TO BE REPLACED AS IT IS DAMAGED. CAN I RELOAD THE GENUINE WINDOWS (R) XP PROFESSIONAL OEM SOFTWARE IN THE NEW HARD DISK. WHAT IS THE PROCESS? LET ME KNOW PLEASE.
    Sunday, January 8, 2012 7:54 AM

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  • "PC Panda" wrote in message news:f50445e0-6604-4726-afd6-57d9ee2f41fa...
    I HAVE THE GENUINE WINDOWS (R) XP PROFESSIONAL OEM SOFTWARE INSTALLED IN MY COMPUTER.  NOW THE HARDDISK NEEDS TO BE REPLACED AS IT IS DAMAGED. CAN I RELOAD THE GENUINE WINDOWS (R) XP PROFESSIONAL OEM SOFTWARE IN THE NEW HARD DISK. WHAT IS THE PROCESS? LET ME KNOW PLEASE.
     
    Please repost your question in a more appropriate forum – the Answers Installation forum for best advice on the install.
     
     
    As far a activation and validation is concerned, there is no problem with changing the HD, but if re-activation is require, you may need to use telephone activation and speak to an operator.
     

    Noel Paton | Nil Carborundum Illegitemi | CrashFixPC | The Three-toed Sloth
    Sunday, January 8, 2012 3:17 PM
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