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Changing lisence keys

I purchased a pc win both Win vista and xp cds.However the xp cd does not have a key.how can i used my vista key to get thw xp key .

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No, Vista product key is no good for XP, if the last owner of the pc had a genuine copy of either he should have put a sticker on the back of the pc with the product key code on, on the underside of a notebook, if neither, you will have to purchase a new license from microsoft

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