Lost license key

  Jomi 22:13 16 Sep 2006
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I have PowerDVD 5 and need to reinstall it, unfortunately I've lost the case with the license key on it, is there any way I can recover the key from the disk?

thanks

  woodchip 22:15 16 Sep 2006

No

  terryf 22:20 16 Sep 2006

If you have any proof of ownership, perhaps you could contact the maker of the software?

  beeuuem 22:20 16 Sep 2006

Cyberlink support are usually very helpful. Tryclick here

  Jomi 22:21 16 Sep 2006

LOL don't beat about the bush woodchip!!

I 've had to reinstall windows and my original programs are still there including PowerDVD 5. Can I get the key fro any of these files?

thanks

  terryf 22:25 16 Sep 2006

As beeuuem says, try Cyberlink support, even if the licence key is in the registry it is likely to be encoded and any program to get it out would smack of piracy even if you have a legitimate copy

  Strawballs 22:26 16 Sep 2006

click here £4 new one

  Jomi 22:33 16 Sep 2006

I tried the cyberlink site, in order to get a licence key I have to register as a member then send a jpeg of my disk, easy enough you'd think!!! unfortunately registration won't let me get beyond the bit where it asks for a license key - catch 22!!.

  rdave13 22:33 16 Sep 2006

Try click here and click on secrets on the left pane.

  beeuuem 22:35 16 Sep 2006

Download SIW from click here
Install it, run it and look in Software > Licences and the licence number should be displayed.

  Strawballs 22:41 16 Sep 2006

beeuuem Jomi has had to reinstall windows so the key will no longer be there!

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