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17 Jan 2010   #11


I haven't clean reinstalled on Dell since manufacturers began using batch keys. Do they still have the individual key on the sticker?

So are you saying that stickered batch keys will auto-activate while the keys audited using Belarc are something else?

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17 Jan 2010   #12

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Sorry, I don't know how to make it any clearer - your experience may be different - maybe they do things differently for the US market.
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17 Jan 2010   #13


Thank you, Si.
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