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Old 05-31-2006, 10:59 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I do have a ligit and legal copy of windows TRUST ME my problem is Every time I reinstall Windows on my PC (Because I have upgraded the crap out of it) I have to call actavation as opposed to actavating over the internet (It tells me that it can not validate or whatever) I get sick of calling and calling Microsoft because I have to go through the computer and ECT. it is gay. Another problem is that my old serial number is on my old PC case (I had bought a new case) and I get sick of keeping it around. Is there some way I can get a new serial number from Microsoft? Withought re-purchasing Windows XP? I think the whole Actavation thing is gay man.
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Old 05-31-2006, 11:05 PM   #2 (permalink)
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usually you can only activate 3 times then you call MS and they help you out.
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Yes but after 3 upgrades you have to call in it is bull-crap.

My current upgrades include:

1GB RAM
New AMD Athlon 64 3200+ Processor and Motherboard
2 DVD Burners
and a New Eithernet Card

MS is gay sometimes, I just need a new serial because I always have to reinstall win, my little bros go on porn sites and get trojans and worms all up in my PC
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protect your pc, lock things down, limit his account, make him a user not an admin....ms will give you a new key, just call them up, tell them a story and thats it
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Yea that will work. I just like the Nice and Pritty Seiral Sticker LOL
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might as well throw it away
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Yea I like my New case better (though it is a cheap one only $89)

RaidMax ninja or something like that, I aint at home right now
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just write the serial on the case down and dont losoe it??

p.s isnt ti 3 times on one CPU u can install MS windows xp...and yeah MS are gay why i never use a lgit copy of xp..i onyl use xp because really anythign else is jsut **** btu i hate MS i wont buy an x box either or a mobile phone iwth windows mobile on it
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Yea I like my New case better (though it is a cheap one only $89)

RaidMax ninja or something like that, I aint at home right now
I was talking about the serial, not the case
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I know LOL what is up with the serial is that I have been keeping my old PC case around (well a part of it) because it has the serial sticker stuck to it. And I dont want to put my PC back in the old case if I were to get microsoft to do something about my old serial.
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