Re: COA Missing
OR you could just clone the old HD to the new HD
programs that do this are usually free download from the manufacturer of the
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> In 2006 I purchased a computer from DELL that came with a free upgrade to
> Now I just purchased a larger drive and am trying to do a restore.
> I need to restore the system with XP Pro. first and when I try to put the
> Vista upgrade on it asks for the COA which I cannot find.
> I still have the old drive and it works fine. There must be a way to get
> COA from the Vista operating system from that drive.
> Does anyone know where to get it?
> Dell has now information on this.
> Ed Davis