XP Question

By stone101
Mar 12, 2007
  1. If I have a cd with XP on it along with the product key, even if its been installed on another computer, can I still install it on my computer and be safe?
  2. mikescorpio81

    mikescorpio81 TS Rookie Posts: 293

    It won't let you activate it, but you can get around it by calling Microsoft and telling them it is only installed on your PC after a software re-build (Telephone activation)
  3. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,002   +15

    No. XP is licensed for only one computer at a time. Any more installations is a violation of this agreement.
  4. mikescorpio81

    mikescorpio81 TS Rookie Posts: 293

    Yes, it is a violation of the EULA agreement, but that is not to say you can still do it.
    Don't do it though ... it is wrong! ;) :blackeye: :dead:
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