How to retrieve the activation code after XP is successful..

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Does the activation code get stored somewhere (e.g. the registry) after XP
is successfully activated? Is there a way I can retrieve the activation
code I used to activate XP?

Any feedback will be most appreciated, thanks.
 
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"Yushan" <Yushan@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
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> Does the activation code get stored somewhere (e.g. the
> registry) after XP
> is successfully activated? Is there a way I can retrieve the
> activation
> code I used to activate XP?


You can find the Product key with any of these:



ViewKeyXP www.webtree.ca/windowsxp/ViewKeyXP.exe (for Retail
versions only, and for pre-SP2 versions only)



AIDA32 http://www.aumha.org/freeware.htm



Everest http://www.lavalys.com/index.php?page=product&view=1



Magical Jellybean www.magicaljellybean.com/keyfinder.shtml



Belarc Advisor www.belarc.com/free_download.html


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