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How to reset your Serial Number in Windows XP

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1. Run regedit and go to: HKey_Local_Machine\Software\Microsoft\WindowsNT\Current Version\WPAEvents

on the right double click on "OOBEtimer" and change at least one digit of this value to deactivate windows.

2. Choose run from start menu and type in this command:

%systemroot%\system32\oobe\msoobe.exe /a

to get the activation screen and go to the second option which is activate by phone.

3. In the new screen choose the option to change product key, and type in the new product key (Corporate one only).

4. Close that window, reboot your system and enter the command in step 2 for the second time to verify your activation , you should see "windows is already activated".

Related thread: Product Keys affected by WinXP Service Pack 1

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1. Run regedit and go to: HKey_Local_Machine\Software\Microsoft\WindowsNT\Current Version\WPAEvents

on the right double click on "OOBEtimer" and change at least one digit of this value to deactivate windows.

2. Choose run from start menu and type in this command:

%systemroot%\system32\oobe\msoobe.exe /a

to get the activation screen and go to the second option which is activate by phone.

3. In the new screen choose the option to change product key, and type in the new product key (Corporate one only).

4. Close that window, reboot your system and enter the command in step 2 for the second time to verify your activation , you should see "windows is already activated".

Related thread: Product Keys affected by WinXP Service Pack 1

thank u

it works - and its's very helpfull

you can use this treek - it works

cu.

xpkey.zip

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i don't know if anyone has posted this before but,

if you run this file i have attacted,it shows your current key.

Beat ya to it earlier today Harry. here :)

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i beg to differ Rev.

check the post times.

any-way nice prog eh?

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OOOOOOOOOOOH

Way to go Harrytb

EH?

we're all here to help each other,

no to score points off each other.

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OOOOOOOOOOOH

Way to go Harrytb

EH?

we're all here to help each other,

no to score points off each other.

Hehe,it's cool harry, :):rolleyes:

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"my future's so bright,i gotta wear shades" :)

nice!

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Or go to Start-Control Panel-System and it's right before your eyes.

Rick :)

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Or go to Start-Control Panel-System and it's right before your eyes.

Rick :)

that shows your product id, not your cd key.

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Yea.....I've had those instructions, way before you all!

www.transportol.net/xp.txt

hehe..I have 0wn4G3!

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