Activation RRS feed

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  • We purchased a computer with Windows 7 and a downgrade of XP.    I re-installed XP from the disc's and now it is asking for an activation key.  The key that came on the computer is for windows 7 and isn't working.  How do I get the XP working?

    Wednesday, December 21, 2011 10:34 PM

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  • Only Windows 7 Professional edition has downgrade rights to Windows XP Professional.  So the question is: did your new computer come with Windows 7 Professional?
    Carey Frisch
    Thursday, December 22, 2011 5:28 AM