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I NEED HELP WITH MY PRODUCT KEY

I WAS TOLD SOME YEARS AGO HOW TO GO INTO THE ''UNATTEND.TXT'' FOLDER OF AN OPERATING SYS. CD AND FIND THE PRODUCT KEY. GRANTED THERE IS ALWAYS A PRODUCT KEY THERE BUT ONLY SOMETIMES DOES IT GO TO THE CD I AM USING. IS THERE A NEW OR UPDATED WAY TO FIND THE PRODUCT KEY TO AN OPERATING SYSTEM CD.? I NEED THE XP PRO WITH SERVICE PACK 2 KEY.

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Send me windows xp sp2.. product key.

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Your product key is not related to the CD. The copy of the software is a freely distributable thing it is the key that costs the license money. The key should be stamped on the box you got with the software, or alternatively if you bought a pc with the operating system installed as a package it should be on the machine somewhere. (often underneath on a laptop or on the front if a desktop pc).

It will of course be against this sites policies (and indeed against the law) to share a product key with you.

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