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Old 07-16-2006, 12:35 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi everyone,
I need to reinstall my OS, Win XP Pro Media Edition. But I seem to have misplaced my hard copy of the product key (the jewel box). Is there a way to recover the key from the registry or elsewhere, before I reinstall?



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Old 07-16-2006, 12:55 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Download rockXP it will give you this info.

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Old 07-16-2006, 03:45 AM   #3 (permalink)
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These utilities may just return the manufacturer's factory installed product key rather than yours.
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Old 07-16-2006, 07:33 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Try this one:
Torvalds was contemptuous of Microsoft's claims and has asked Redmond to name the patent infringements so that their veracity can be challenged and workarounds found.
"Naming them would either make it clear that Linux is not infringing at all (which is quite possible, especially if the patents are bad), or would make it possible to avoid infringing by coding around whatever silly thing they claim,"

"So the whole 'We have a list and we're not telling you' should tell you something. Don't you think that if Microsoft actually had some really foolproof patent, they'd just tell us and go, 'nyaah, nyaah, nyaah!'?"

whole story here:
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Old 07-16-2006, 08:28 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Wow everybody, thanks! Perfect!
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