Windows XP Product Activation and Two PCs

  Coffe_King 19:02 19 Oct 2003
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I current computer runs Windows XP Professional, at the end of the week all the parts are coming and I am building another PC, if I uninstall Windows XP on this computer and put Windows Server 2003 on, then Install XP on the new machine, is that legal? If so how will WPA know what I have done?

  hugh-265156 19:16 19 Oct 2003

if its only installed on one computer then there is/will be no problem.

  hugh-265156 19:18 19 Oct 2003

unless of course its an oem version of windows.it may only be licensed for your current motherboard.

  Coffe_King 19:19 19 Oct 2003

No its a full copy of Windows XP purchased by myself.

  Forum Editor 19:21 19 Oct 2003

you don't try to activate the same copy of WinXP on two computers you will be OK.

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