How do you find out your cd key?

  Josquius 18:28 18 Dec 2004

On windows XP how do you find out what your windows cd key is?

  alan227 18:29 18 Dec 2004
  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 18:31 18 Dec 2004

Everest Home Edition click here will show you aswell as list all he equipment installed in your PC.

  VoG II 18:32 18 Dec 2004

I've just run that out of interest, alan227.

It gives a key that bears little resemblence to my real one!

  alan227 18:45 18 Dec 2004

VOG I have never run that program I just heard about it, so I decided to try it and as you say the key that it generated bears no resemblence to the real one.
As Fruit Bat /\0/\ says use Everest home edition then open up the operating system information and it is under operating key.

  alan227 18:47 18 Dec 2004

(and it is under operating key.)
That should read under product key.

  Technotiger 18:49 18 Dec 2004

Hi, as a matter of interest I too had a look - mine is reported accurately - but the link above does state that the key might not be correct if your version is OEM. So VoG™ I guess yours is OEM :-))

  VoG II 18:52 18 Dec 2004

Yep, Everest works a treat.

  sidecar sid 18:52 18 Dec 2004
  VoG II 18:53 18 Dec 2004

No, not OEM.

  Technotiger 18:56 18 Dec 2004

Not surprised, that's exactly what I thought. Cheers.

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