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Install Windows XP normally.
Attempt internet activation.
If that fails, choose the option to activate by phone.
Call the displayed number, done in about 5 minutes.
Jupiter Jones [MVP]http://www3.telus.net/dandemar/
"Tony" <tgilbert @ ozemail.com.au> wrote in message
> Hi, I am thinking about a complete reinstall of XP to get over some
> performance issues. What happens with activation when you reinstall
> from scratch?