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Old 03-17-2007, 09:54 PM   #1
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Convert Product ID to CDKey

My friend lost his vista cdkey already and his pc crashed and he doesnt know what to do. I have a screen shot he sent me of his product ID number is there anyway to convert that back to a standard key?
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Old 03-17-2007, 10:20 PM   #2
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There's a program called produkey that will do it on xp, but I just tried it and it doesn't work on Vista....

ProduKey - Recover lost product key (CD-Key) of Windows/MS-Office/SQL Server

It wouldn't hurt to check there from time to time for updates....If his pc won't boot, where is he getting his product ID number from?

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Old 03-18-2007, 06:21 AM   #3
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He sent me a screen shot of his system and he had the window open that showed his product ID and for some reason i kept it.
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if he can boot his pc, try downloading magic jellybean finder, (looking it up on google, should be first link, I cant post URL's cause im new 2 the forums lol) itll display the cdkey. . . i dnt kno if itll work 4 vista. . .

if the pc wont boot, try reinstalling vista with the recovery cd's im guessing M.S provided. Tha should fix the booting problem then jst run magic jellybean finder to display the cd key which will validate his Vista so he can get updates etc. If that doesnt work. . . Call M.S lol
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