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  • I have downloaded several XP Professional ISO's from Technet. Why are they not compatible with my existing COA's?
    • Moved by Carey FrischMVP, Moderator Monday, December 26, 2011 1:41 AM Move to more appropriate forum category (From:Windows Vista Setup)
    Friday, December 23, 2011 5:21 PM

Answers

  • Because you apparently have either retail upgrade or OEM Windows XP product keys.  You can install Windows XP with SP3 without a product key, then use the  

    Windows XP Product Key Update Tool to enter a product key (but not an upgrade one).


    Carey Frisch
    Sunday, December 25, 2011 4:51 PM
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