From: Kevin Cheli-Colando <email@example.com>
Sent: Wed, March 2, 2011 5:18:02 PM
Subject: Re: windows on Mac
When I installed XP on my Macbook I seem to recall that it stated it
HAS to be XP with SP2 or above.
As always, I could be wrong though.
On Wed, Mar 2, 2011 at 7:56
> On Wed, Mar 2, 2011 at 11:46 AM, andy butler <firstname.lastname@example.org
>> If you're in EU, then ebay for legal OEM edition
>> from decommissioned machine.
> please give me some more details so I can find it for sure
> Per Boysen
> that's what I use - an old OEM version of XP SP2 that came with my
> first Centrino laptop. The authorization code never worked on the
> original PC so Microsoft sent me a new code. But on my Macbook the
> original OEM authorization works and I run it inside a Bootcamp
> partition. Costed me no extra money to set up.
> Is there a particular version of XP I should hunt for, is SP2 a
> If I can get WIndows / for free or very cheap, any reason not to get that?
> Antony H
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