windows 2000

Posted on 2004-10-21
Last Modified: 2010-04-14
I have a windows 2000 pro disk but no 25 digit licsince number. How do i get one to install it ?
Question by:Whatpole
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    by:Lee W, MVP
    Buy Windows 2000.  That's the CD key - you only get it with a legally obtained copy.  Getting it any other way would be illegal and Experts Exchange members cannot assist you in that.
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    Hello Whatpole =)

    Have u already installed the OS with this disk and trying to reinstall it,,, or is this a Brand New Disk for which u have lost the Key.... ??
    Btw most of the Valid Windows OS CDs have the Product Key written on the case.... where did u get this CD from ?? :)

    Author Comment

    Have lost case and Key while moving
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    Expert Comment

    In any case, you have to contact Microsoft Support.
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    Accepted Solution

    Then no way,,,,, u have to contact Microsofot for getting a new key !! =\

    Replacement of CD or Product Keys
    To replace a CD or Product Key, you must contact PSS. To locate the appropriate phone number for your product, visit the following Microsoft Web site:;EN-US;CNTACTMS


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