You can download and install SP3 after the initial install is completed. But if it's an OEM version, just as well it might not. Posts: 5,566 OS: Click "My System" to view details My System i can close it so noone comes in and tries to add illegal advice to the end of this. __________________ Once again, THANKS so much for everything! 09-26-2005, 03:56 AM #13 Volt-Schwibe TSF Team Emeritus Join Date: Jan 2003 Location: Behind you, watching you as you type. Check This Out
The machine has all network connectivity turned off. This installed a different Win 7 alongside the existing one (giving me a dual boot on the SSD - even though I formatted the drive?!). Motherboard is an Asus M5A97 Evo R2.0, and the AHCI/RAID driver was on the CD (though the easiest way to find it was to create a RAID driver "floppy disk" using I've installed from the original CD many times before without problem, and I'm sure this isn't the first time I've made a slipstream disk from it.
New Members: Creating a single new thread in the correct section is the best way to assure your thread will receive a reply. 09-24-2005, 01:22 PM #5 Jo777 I haven't found a way to check whether my product key has been blacklisted, but I'll try that again too. You are THE MAN! Windows Xp Product Id Not Valid Product key invalidHello.
I tried calling the automated phone system but it told me that there was a problem with the product key as well. Windows Xp Pro Product Key Not Working How to Tell My System Specs Computer type Laptop System Manufacturer/Model Number Asus K52F or Lenovo B80 OS Win 7 x64 Home Premium (and x86 VirtualBox VM)/Win10 CPU i3 370M/i7 6500U Thanks anyway... http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/invalid-product-key-for-windows-xp-but-its-not-70444.html You am THE WOMAN!
If not, use telepone activation telephone activation (operator calls) Click on the Start button in the Search box, type SLUI 4 and hit the Enter key follow the instructions, but when How To Install Windows Xp Without Product Key As I posted about in another article It's all too easy to be caught in situation where you want or need to re-install Windows, only to find you have no original Do I need to buy a new product key? this is supposed to be a generic code for that CD - it does not work either!
This can be helpful when moving from a Volume License Key to a COA issued key, or moving from a pirated or invalid Product Key to a newly purchased key. If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Windows Xp Invalid Product Key Fix If you have XP Home or Professional, you'll be prompted to reactivate your copy of Windows through the normal activation process. Incorrect Product Key Windows Xp Activation In the Search box, type SLUI 3 hit the Enter Key and follow the instructions.
Excellent information! his comment is here Please send your comments and any recommended revisions to Erik Eckel. I had 3 Genuine XP disks at one time but can only find 2 now. I tried earlier today to do just an update / refresh installation and was told the 25 digit code was wrong - but I have used it before. Valid Windows Xp Product Key Generator
so i did a Fresh install about 5 months ago and bare foot kid helped me alot. Very VERY Awkward $1200 for 1 of these 3 options Current Temperatures Vizia E55 D0 Computer not connecting to Phone sent from Windows 8.1 Forum HP Laptop Envy DV7 15" load It prompted to restart at the end and upon booting back up, I was again prompted to activate Windows XP but this time it went through successfully. this contact form Unfortunately it returned an error saying the product key was incorrect.
I finally found the solution from Microsoft in the Windows Product Key Update Tool. Viewkeyxp The basis of the slipstream disk is the Windows XP Home SP1 retail disk. I took your advice about using the keyfinder to change the key on my pc to the original one and it worked.
Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. Jim says: March 23, 2014 at 9:51 PM Hi That's just it … some months back - it worked. it didn't activate after following those steps. Windows Xp Volume License Key For many reasons people fail to make or acquire physical recovery media.
This resolved the crashing issues, and the install now progresses as far as entering the product key. Chris says: March 23, 2014 at 7:06 PM What's going on in Microsoft's head is anyone's guess, but I suspect the key you were trying to use during the "refresh install" To copy the report to your response, click on the Copy button in the tool (ignore any error messages at this point), and then paste (using either r-click/Paste, or Ctrl+V ) http://discusswire.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-error-invalid-boot-ini.html It used to be pretty standard for your new PC to come with original Microsoft installation media, or at least a recovery disc.
BeLarc also says it is XP pro which was installed.Finally, the code extracted from the Restore CD in the file unattended.txt does not work either!