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Windows XP

Where can I purchase a XP operating system and if there are nothing available can I use an used copy and buy a key or something?

Thanks for your help!
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EirmanChief Operations ManagerCommented:
They can still be bought from amazon

You can also look up ebay and other second-hand sites and buy a retail version (not OEM)
and use the license in your PC.
dave_skyAuthor Commented:
I am confused...the link you provided says "no operating system". Can you give me a simple description on the products function.
Gary CaseRetiredCommented:
I think the "no operating system" in that link means there is no operational hardware included -- note that comment is with regards to "Platform".

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EirmanChief Operations ManagerCommented:
If you don't have a home version of Windows 7 (Pro, Ultimate), then you can use Windows XP Mode, which is free and still available for download on the m$ site. It is a virtual machine of XP running inside Virtual PC (but you can also use it with VMware Player, which is a better HyperVisor than m$ Virtual PC). For that you don't need any key...

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