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XP setup lost .. though still have product ID .. help !!

by mEddyniho / February 16, 2011 12:29 AM PST

i have a latitude D610 Laptop .. and it came with a windows xp professional .. i have a product id written on the back of this laptop but i don't have XP professional setup .. is there a way that i could use the product id written on the back of my laptop to activate any XP professional windows .. kindly spend some time to solve my problem Happy .. <3

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by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 16, 2011 12:33 AM PST

Head to,, and buy a copy of XP Pro. If you are lucky you can use your key or unlucky you can use the new key.

But I'd call first and see if restore media can be ordered since that's the cheap exit.

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Maybe, maybe not.
by Kees_B Forum moderator / February 16, 2011 12:34 AM PST

Don't count on it. But as long as it doesn't cost you money it's worth a try.


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