Hi friends ” activate windows XP without a genuine product key” is the topic of today.
If you are installing(or reinstalling) windows XP professional you might face a problem with the Windows XP product key, it may not be genuine or may no more in use.
So now you do not need to purchase a new product key from Microsoft.
I have a step by step solution for you, just read and enjoy.
How to Activate Windows XP Without a Genuine Product Key:
Follow the steps below to activate Windows XP make your windows XP genuine without using the product key.
STEP 1: click the start button and find Run
STEP 2: Type Regedit
STEP 3: click the plus next to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE and then click SOFTWARE
STEP 4: Click the plus next to Microsoft, then find Windows NT and click it.
STEP 5: Click the plus to CurrentVersion and click WPAEvents.
STEP 6; On the right panel, find OOBETimer and double-click it.
STEP 7: Now, highlight all values shown there, then delete them
STEP 8: Then type in the following value: FF D5 71 D6 8B 6A 8D 6F D5 33 93 FD
STEP 9: and then click OK
STEP 10; Next, on the left panel, right-click WPAEvents then click on Permissions.
STEP 11: Click SYSTEM
STEP 12; Click the box Deny Full Control then click ok
STEP 13; Click “YES” and exit out of Registry Editor. You can do this by clicking on the red X in the upper-right corner of the Title Bar or, while holding down the ALT key, press the F4 key.
STEP 14: To verify that it works, Click on Start and then Activate Windows Or you can click on “Start,” then “All Programs,” then “Activate Windows”
- If these options don’t work, type this text in the space provided: %systemroot%\system32\oobe\msoobe.exe \a
STEP 15; Click on ACTIVATE THE PHONE and then CHANGE Product Key
Type: THMPV – 77D6F – 94376 – 8HGKG – VRDRQ
STEP 17: Click UPDATE and then click REMIND ME LATER
STEP 18: Restart the computer
STEP 19: Once your computer is back up, click the START button and “RUN and %system and then click ok
Note: Make sure to back up your computer before doing all this, also keep in your mind that doing all will also terminate the end-user license between you and Microsoft.
Hope so the above process of windows XP activator will make Windows XP genuine, do comments if you know another method to make Windows XP genuine without a Windows XP product key.
Source: wiki how