XP pro product key

  Ozy 13:33 03 Aug 2009

the sticker off my computer has gone missing i cannot find it.
i never made a note of it,i cannot remember
how to find it in the registry.
help please

  baldydave 13:35 03 Aug 2009

Try this
click here

  Sea Urchin 13:36 03 Aug 2009
  GaT7 13:36 03 Aug 2009

Which OS? Try MJB Keyfinder click here or Belarc Advisor click here. G

  InTheCity 13:36 03 Aug 2009

or siw
click here

  GaT7 13:37 03 Aug 2009

Sorry, you did say XP! Any of the above suggestion should do :-), G

  Ozy 23:20 03 Aug 2009

thanks chaps, magic jelly bean worked fine

  Ozy 23:47 04 Aug 2009

I wanted to reinstall XP Pro
I dropped the XP disc, stood on it, it bent, unusable.
I borrowed an XP disc, then I looked for the sticker,
It was not there, I asked members for help,
Jelly Bean worked fine, I got the number,
Installed XP Pro with the borrowed disc,
When it asked for the Product Number
I typed it in, it would not accept it.
To continue I typed in the borrowed Disc Number,
That worked.
After XP had installed,I am not allowed to active with the borrowed Key,
I brought up the activation screen, and hit change Product key.
I typed in the number I got from Jelly Bean, clicked “Activate on Line”
It activated

  lotvic 00:03 05 Aug 2009

That's just what I would do.
And you outlined your steps perfectly :)
Job well done :)

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