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Old 07-13-2005, 06:23 AM   #1 (permalink)
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is regestering windows necessary?
i just bought new comp and was wondering if i had to really regester it and if its good/bad to do so....?
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Nope. Dont do it, Dont really need it.
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Dont bother
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Old 07-13-2005, 12:26 PM   #4 (permalink)
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ohh **** sorry guys, i guess its Activate windows... not regester.
is that the same thing or what? cuz it says if ui dont activate it after 30 days i wont be able to use windows
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Activate windows is different than register. you have to activate windows in order to use it beyond the trial period. It like a norton product as it wont allow any updates or changes to it after the trial period. So i would say yes you have to activate it.
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that you'll need to do..
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Activate it otherwise you can't do anything except that in 30 days.
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alrighty then, ty everyone
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I cant remember activating my copy of Windows?
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Activation of windows is more for Media Center Edition and for Longhorn old betas. Not to sure if activation is with 2003 or not. But most XP is for register not activation.
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