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Old 08-26-2005, 03:26 AM   #1
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Default Computer wont let me activate windows XP!

it says i have used this product key too many times. since when is there a limit on how many times i can reformat?
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Old 08-26-2005, 07:41 AM   #2
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Did you change any component of your system? And I believe that there is a limit to the number of times you can reformat.
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i'm using the windows on a new computer but it has bin used on another computer before. so do i have to phone them to get the product key to work again.
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Old 08-26-2005, 01:45 PM   #4
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Old 08-26-2005, 08:20 PM   #5
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Better get used to this if you plan on buying more MS products in the future.
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Old 08-26-2005, 11:52 PM   #6
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well let me just say thats really blipping retarted! now i get to go on hold for god knows how long just to use the windows i paid over $200 dollars for.
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Old 08-27-2005, 12:28 AM   #7
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You could always switch to Linux
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Old 08-27-2005, 12:34 AM   #8
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You could always switch to Linux
I agree=)
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LOL....windows tech support puts you on hold less than a minute...
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Old 08-27-2005, 12:55 AM   #10
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^^ i didn't know that. i'll have to phone next week when i have time.
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