Help needed with XP cd-key.

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by susieq9, Apr 25, 2006.

  1. susieq9

    susieq9 OSNN One Post Wonder

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    Re: How to find the product key in XP ?

    can anyone help me?have a laptop that has got xppro on it but the sticker and producy key underneath says microsoft 2000. the laptop wont boot properly and i have a disk forxp but no product key microsoft gave me 2 but they did notwork. a repair man syas xp needs installing properly soi just need a xp disc with a producy key. any one help?
     
  2. SPeedY_B

    SPeedY_B I may actually be insane.

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  3. kcnychief

    kcnychief █▄█ ▀█▄ █ Political User Folding Team

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    Something to keep in mind though - if the OEM sticker says Windows 2000 on the bottom, there is a small chance the key that you will find is for an upgrade installation. If that is the case, it wont' work if the "repair guy" is trying to do a re-install of the OS.

    Just my .02