Question about Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition for PC
If you have a VALID and LEGAL Windows XP Home retail installation disc but have lost the packaging that contains the product key. You can do the following to solve your problem.
Note: If your using an OEM XP installation disc this may not work and you should use the product key that is located on the COA sticker somewhere on your computer.
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Posted on Feb 16, 2010
Just do following!!
1) Insert Windows XP cd into a working computer.
2) Exit the Autorun introduction.
3) Open “My Computer”
4) Right Click on the Windows XP cd-rom drive and select explore.
5) Open the USWXP32P_ZX folder. (It may be as a hidden folder. If you cannot locate the folder, you may also search for unattend.txt and mark “Search Hidden Files”.)
6) Open the sysprep folder.
7) Open unattend.txt
Your CD’s product key is contained within the unattend.txt file.
Posted on Feb 09, 2010
The only thing you can really do is purchase a new Product key from Microsoft. I am sure that if you search the internet you could find a product key, but given that it is illegal I wouldn't suggest it.
Posted on Feb 08, 2010
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