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XP Media Center Edition installed with XP Pro CD

Discussion in 'General Software' started by Pyeti, Nov 4, 2009.

  1. Pyeti New Member

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    I'm reinstalling XP on a friends PC. The CD key is for Media Center Edition but I only have a XP Pro CD. Can I reinstall windows with their key using and XP Pro CD?
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    I do not believe so.
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    I found mixed answers. I found someone that said yes and some one that said no.
    Personally, I would try to get a media center disc, that way you know it will work.
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    You have to use the right version, MCE is especially picky. It took me 4 tries to get the right copy for a reinstall on a client's PC.
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    What OEM version is it (what brand is his PC)

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