If you reinstalled Vista with your OEM disk, normally OEM Setup will
activate Vista for you, with the right key. Is your computer saying the
computer hasn't been activated yet, and that you need to do so? Or are you
just trying to change the key?
"cva" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> My lap top came with a preinstalled vista.I had some problems and had to
> reinstall vista which i received from where i bought it.It has a different
> product key with OEM word in it.When i tried to change the product key
> the key that came with my lap top it doesn't accept.I know its a genuine
> product key cause i registered it on line before.How can i reactivate my
> vista?Please help me find a sollution.Thank you.