About Windows Activation 2002 5.1.2600


#1

hello.

I bought a Windows XP Professional 2002 5.1.2600 , I have the original CD with me..

But i need to format my pc approximate every month and reinstall windows again ..

SO can anybody tell me how many times can I activate windows with the CD key with my original copy from the microsoft... this windows have 30 days activation limit...

thanks


#2

woo first thing why u need to reinstall windows again and again....

just take image of your hard drive,

or there is way to take backup of activation here is linke, or you can google.

http://www.windowsnetworking.com/kbase/WindowsTips/WindowsNT/UserTips/Miscellaneous/BackupRestoreXPActivation.html

but there is some limit not sure how many time.


#3

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woo first thing why u need to reinstall windows again and again…

just take image of your hard drive,

or there is way to take backup of activation here is linke, or you can google.

http://www.windowsnetworking.com/kbase/WindowsTips/WindowsNT/UserTips/Miscellaneous/BackupRestoreXPActivation.html

but there is some limit not sure how many time.

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ok i am working on it hope it works , thanks for your assistance


#4

no problem u welcome, but i were u i would prefer taking image of drive and restoring as needed,


#5

but why do u need to re-install again every month???


#6

u cud use virtualisation software like vmware if u need ti reinstall windowa again and again , provided u own good p4 machine