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Aborted Windows Server 03 Installation

I have two HDDs on my computer, one which has Vista installed and the other for storage. I created a partition on my storage drive so I could install Server 03, I made a backup copy of my licence key on the drive but forgot to copy it so I could enter it when I installed Server. I attempted to install server but since it requires a key I had to re-boot my machine. I wanted o boot into Vista to get the key but it goes straight back into Server setup.

Is there any way I can get back into Vista and get my key?

Thanks

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Boot from your Windows Vista DVD ...

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I?m working on the licence key but won?t I lose the OS data if I use the console?

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Just wondering.

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Why wouldn't you write or print out that license key?

I see my license keys are on my Microsoft packaging but I also see I used BELARC ADVISOR and printed that out for a backup copy.

Why are we seeing people not protecting themselves?
Bob

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My mum has a nasty habit of throwing stuff out, she threw out my copy of Photoshop Cs4 before, everything inside.

So I just keep them in case. This time I can?t seem to find the case but I have backup copy of the key.

I'll write them in my notepad from now on.

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I?ve found my case and the licence key and continued with the install, but now its complete BIOS will only locate the Server OS and not the Vista one. It won?t even show in the OS list in BIOS?

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Links about that combination.

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