Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.newusers (More info?)
If you have a pirated version of Windows XP, then you need to
purchase a "Full Version" of Windows XP Professional and
proceed with a "Repair Install". Afterward, you'll be able to
properly register and activate Windows XP.
"gabriela" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message:
| Is it possible that a new software number must first be
| tiped in the pc.under pc informations. Which means may be
| that the old pirated one needs cancelling first?
| Or does windows XP automatically give this information to
| my pc in informations of microware software
| Please help!