Wait. Wednesday, November 23, 2011 3:13 PM Reply | Quote 1 Sign in to vote "dave6d6ky" wrote in message news:7001a1cf-aa59-4cd6-9022-0f9dd5894919... I chose 'professional' when given the option at install time. You know how to find me ;) Noel Paton | Nil Carborundum Illegitemi | CrashFixPC | The Three-toed Sloth Wednesday, November 23, 2011 6:31 PM Reply | Quote Moderator 0 navigate here
So I made a slipstream Windows XP disk using nlite version 18.104.22.168 (most recent version - I've checked now). So at this point it is obviously pretty important for me to be aware of something like that. Any ide Wireless setup won't accept security key More resources See also desktop wont accept security key solved Windows 7 will not install any drivers and won't accept any usb/bluetooth devices. It has been installed too many times on too many machines, it's spent.
I've installed from the original CD many times before without problem, and I'm sure this isn't the first time I've made a slipstream disk from it. And I've certainly applied SP3 to previous installs of the same XP home retail without problems. I paste diagnostic print out below. Windows Xp Product Key Generator It is XP Home.
I don't know when it happened or if it happened more than once, however I think the act of slipstreaming SP3 on to the CD may be changing the key check Windows Xp Invalid Product Key Fix And the fourth key works. However, if they decide you've purchased a pirated copy or have exceeded the maximum allowed installations they will not give you a new number. Would this be considered as plagiarism?
then, regardless of if the key wants to work, your pc will be using the key that legally belongs to it. Do you have 'buy Noel a round' button anywhere? Windows Xp Professional Product Key The only other button is "Back". Windows Xp Home Edition Product Key I guess I'll have to call microsoft or something.
Or for OEM but not retail? –Steve314 Jan 27 '14 at 19:26 add a comment| up vote 1 down vote If you are slipstreaming WinXP SP3 while running Vista or newer check over here Maybe microsoft.com? You can then write this number down and reinstall Windows XP. otherwise, if this is an original xp cd, and you have the correct packaging for it, then there literally is no reason the key wouldn't work, unless you typed it in Windows Xp Professional Sp2 Product Key
I don't know what was used to install the first image - coming with the laptop. more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed 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 http://ict4m.org/windows-xp/windows-xp-professional-cd-key-not-working.php Using the wrong character Make sure all the letters and numbers you are entering are correct.
It's not the original XP disk I used to install it the first time. Windows Xp Pro Product Key Not Working Loading... By gum - there *is* a sticker there.
the key off the old machine is the wrong key code. 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 It came with no CD. Viewkeyxp It is XP Home.
I'll have to get a new copy or some such. A Microsoft Windows OEM product key will not work with retail versions of Windows. Sign in to make your opinion count. http://ict4m.org/windows-xp/windows-xp-professional-sound-not-working.php So - can anyone suggest a reason why Windows XP would reject a valid product key and what I might try to resolve the problem?
Wait. 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... After that the key becomes invalid. That's why I integrated SP3 as well as the AHCI/RAID driver in the slipstream CD. –Steve314 Jan 27 '14 at 18:53 add a comment| up vote 2 down vote I think
Andrews Roy 538,596 views 5:00 working free windows xp pro product keys list - Duration: 1:07. Loading... If you have tried all combination of letters and numbers, enter the code as someone else reads it out loud.