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Valid XP Home license no longer works


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#1 DnDer

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Posted 26 October 2008 - 09:29 AM

I am creating a virtual machine using an OEM ISO I was able to secure, of XP Home. The license I've been using on my XP Home box does not work - setup informs me that it's an invalid license. I have also tried using a friend's key, which also failed to register as valid.

Attempts to use a key generator have come up with nothing, and my google skill apparently isn't strong enough to uncover any viable alternatives. What're my options to find a key to install with? Something's up when even legit keys don't work, and I'm at a loss.

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#2 tswsl1989

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Posted 26 October 2008 - 10:13 AM

Unfortunately, XP is not licensed for use on Virtual Machines unless you buy a separate license for it.
Discussion on how to circumvent the licensing protection of software is not permitted on this site.
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Posted 26 October 2008 - 10:19 AM

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