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Should I risk installing SP 3 for my Windows XP home edition?

SP 2 seems to be doing just fine-why add SP 3 which I heard has all kinds of issues!!

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Hello please i would like to get from you a windows xp home sp 1a product keys


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I believe that kind of question isn't allowed. We can not offer you/give you a legitimate Windows XP Home Edition Serial Key. The reason is simple, it's illegal. There are plenty of websites that store serial keys but the thing is, those are probably already blacklisted and do not allow you to update your computer. Which off course is a big security risk.

There are alternatives though to get Windows XP pretty cheap.
1. Buy a new PC with XP. Usually you'll get an OEM license.
2. If you are still a student, maybe your school has some interesting offers for it's students.
3. Use a serial key from an older PC. Install XP using the software disc you have and if it cannot activite because of the hardware being to different from the PC Windows was activated on you'll need to call Microsoft (phone number is on the Activation Utility)

That's all I can do for you.

Greetings,

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