"Johnny P" wrote
>I reformatted my computer and reinstalled windows using the activation key
> the bottom of my dell notebook. It didnt work. So i called and had the
> assistant change my activation key for me and it still didnt work. It
> have been easier to just get a pirated version or just buy a mac. i would
> have at least had less problems.
What did you use to reinstall? Was it a Vista version? What version? OEM
or retail? Did Vista originally come preinstalled from the OEM?
Are you asking for assistance or just making a statement?
Rock [MS-MVP User/Shell]