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reregister laptop

Posted on 2010-08-25
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My cousin got a laptop for free from a guy,and i deleted the data on the system, but did not reinstall, to save time, and was wondering if i can unregister the laptop from the previous owner, and register it to the new owner?
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Here is the registry key where the owner info is contained. This may be what you need.

http://www.theeldergeek.com/modify_registered_owner_and_organization.htm
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Something else interesting I found that you can back up your registration info:

http://netsecurity.about.com/od/windowsxp/qt/aaqtwinxp0829.htm
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thank you, although and sorry to say I found the answer shortly after I asked, Ty for help.
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