windows xp home on a non-manufacturer computer

Discussion in 'Windows XP / Older OS' started by chuckman45, Jul 2, 2010.

  1. chuckman45

    chuckman45 MDL Novice

    Nov 3, 2008
    i just built a computer and what to install windows xp home. its not any brand name like hp or dell. so is there a way to install windows xp home without activaction
  2. sushil1576

    sushil1576 MDL Senior Member

    Jul 3, 2009
    Read the stickies and you will get your answers..With the help of Hp_Ami_Dmi BOOT CD you can tatoo your bios with a valid slp string and then use the OEM BIOS Changer to activate it or create your own OEM CD..using the method posted in the stickies