Windows XP forum: Lending XP Home disk and Product Code?

by: seafox13 May 8, 2006 10:50 PM PDT

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Lending XP Home disk and Product Code?

by seafox13 - 5/8/06 10:50 PM

Although I have advised a friend that it is morally wrong to do so, he would like to know the actual repercussions of lending his XP Home installation disk and Product Code to a relative for her to install the OS on a recently acquired PC.
He has, to his credit, demurred, but she claims to be aware of friends frequently doing this, and that they have a work-around for the activation procedure.
Comments appreciated, please.

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