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Hello I am Ahmad from Jordan. I have a (CD) "microsoft windows xp home edition",I have it from the dell company. but before 2 days my home was burgled and I lost my product key of my windows xp. how can I get the product key to my CD??

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Hi,

Every user have it's own key. It is totally illegal to use a key that belongs to another user.

There are certain points that might help you :-

1. If you already have the Windows installed and you want the key, follow ;-

Go to my computer>Right click properties>Product ID.

Keep a note of it and use it next time you install Windows. You can create a dump copy of all the files and make a CD out of it. Use the same key that appears in your profile.

2. If you have bought a New Cd online or might be from a Dealer, write an email to him or call the dealer. They do have a track of the Cd's. They might help you.

3. If there is no way, you can call Microsoft. This is totally on their discretion. You can tell him, the situation. They might issue or honor another Product ID based on your information with them.

In short, i am afraid, you have lost the money you invested but still there is a slight hope if you could follow the above steps.

Hope i helped you.

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