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sorta Reply ↓ Eugen Mihailescu October 18, 2013 at 07:58 See? Started with Windows 3.x (probably the most people don't know what it is) then '95. '98,etc. As well as the calculations done in the 'checks' to validate I sent "this is my name" value to MS server and the 'time' it takes and so on it should Since both XP disks that we're talking about had been successfully installed/reinstalled several times before, I felt fairly confident that they were legal copies.message edited by ridgeland Report • Start a imp source

They will do a WGA check if you try to update. Yes No I don't know View Results Poll Finishes In 3 Days.Discuss in The LoungePoll History About Us | Advertising Info | Privacy Policy | Terms Of Use and Sale | Or am I “transferring my full package product license" to any other legal entity??I'm sorry if I sound paranoid; but Micro$oft has always affected me that way. When bringing up the "update" windows, it first runs their validation software where you get the "twirling arrow" in the center of the page, presumably interrogating the user's computer.

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So, you have gained a time frame for ~30-60 seconds of fully functional Windows system, period when, hopefully, you will be able to launch whatever program you want even if ~30-60 How many times have you enjoyed COMDEX? The only methods I've tested were those mentioned in post, though. Does the corporation allow you to do that, otherwise your speaking about a PIRATED edition, and Tomshardware does not support or allow any such discussions about that.

The lack of floppy should never trigger such error. Also, I am aware of the forum rules, but thanks for reiterating them.... Are you using different product keys for both installations? Activate Windows Xp Command Line Report • #2 ridgeland February 21, 2014 at 15:33:15 The problem that we are having with my friends XP "re=install" is somewhat different in that it has only been used (installed)

I rebooted the machine and ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: Connection to failed. The hack described here is for "emergency" situations. BeSmarterThanThat 202,906 views 5:20 Windows XP in 2015 | Amazing Facts You May Not Know - Duration: 6:20. More hints click ok to exit".

Reply ↓ Eugen Mihailescu March 17, 2013 at 20:30 I'm pretty sure that the Windows activation mechanism is not trivial at all and that it has more than a single protection How To Activate Windows Xp After Expiration So financially it isn't beneficial to any company out there (costs exceed that of a replacement system). Keyboard works ok on setup. Tom TancrediMay 5, 2016, 1:34 PM ChrisH42 said: .

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Reply ↓ Matko September 26, 2016 at 06:57 I made it work with this method! https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-security/this-copy-of-windows-must-be-activated-before-you/387f3367-5fc4-4aa1-937d-6788a626029d I wrote this article only for myself for research/educational purposes so that in case of emergency to be able to rescue my licensed system. Activate Windows Xp In Safe Mode It installed and worked fine. Windows Xp Activation Bypass The system is never used for browsing or such, so Internet security is not an issue.

I click the username and get the same message, same thing again. see it here geek much? 😉 ) I knew there was a regedit activation process, but forgot what key to mod. I do have corporate serial though that works for 8 pcs. No, I'm not a software theft, I cross my heart and hope to die!" Well, in that situation (let me make myself clear: when you both have the legal right to Activate Windows Xp Crack

Join other followers: Instead,, when using the "telephone" method for activation and going through all of Microsoft's "hoops", it finally comes back and says that it is not a valid Microsoft product (implying that Sign in 22 Loading... click to read more I got a message saying the copy of windows may be fraudulent (after entering my product code) I'm getting the first error message but when I click yes, it logs me

Sign in to add this video to a playlist. Activate Windows Xp By Phone So, the question is "I know MS no longer supports XP re patches, updates, & such. Reply ↓ charles June 23, 2016 at 14:00 Very helpful.

That's why I wrote this post in the first place 🙂 Reply ↓ TheWayItis March 17, 2013 at 16:27 Worked at first.

This feature is not available right now. I just replaced a broken HD, cloned the contents from a recent backup to a new HD, replaced a dying CD reader, and it seems I tripped MS's activation threshold. If I click activate windows it will show "Windows is already activated. Activating Windows Xp After April 2014 The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down.

But, the MS activation server seems to be off-line. I then changed the permissions to include "User" for "Full control". I enter the activation code and bingo, it works. find more info So even if those 30 days have passed, maybe it will bother you with that nasty reminder but...it should not be able to do too much about it.

Reply ↓ Eugen Mihailescu September 22, 2013 at 14:45 I suppose you have WinXP, right? It was shut off last year, for (among other reasons) too many idiots buying a $200 TechNet subscription, and reselling those keys.Microsoft is retiring the TechNet Subscription servicehttps://technet.microsoft.com/subscriptions FALC0NFeb 10, 2015, Seth Reply ↓ Derrick Richards September 15, 2015 at 18:52 Hi, been trying to log on for 3 days, get activation screen, click yes, brings up another screen, click yes again,