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Topic # 7163 24-Mar-2006 14:28
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hi all....i need the help of this forum...i own 2 pc and one run windows xp home while the other has windows xp professional....but i dont have the cd..it is oem version...now here is where the problem lies...i need to install the east asian language(korean) ISO-2022-Kr CAB file....that all i know...so i need to download this from somewhere...is that true..can i get it from microsoft.....just to clear...i have downloaded some stuff for my internet explorer and office xp which now both recognise korean text but windows xp doesnt..

PLEASE HELP

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Reply # 31420 24-Mar-2006 14:50
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If the Windows is O&M then you should either have a CD, or the i386 folder will be on your computer. When asked for the file simply point to that folder.

An alternative is to contact Microsoft and ask for a CD, which will not be free.





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Reply # 31425 24-Mar-2006 15:36
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All pc sold with OEM Windows OS will have an option to make the System Restore CD (if not included) or a hidden partition which contain i386 folder, or an actual CD.

Sounds quite suspicious when it is an OEM without CD or option to make one.

If it is truly OEM and no CD and you have not got the option to make a System Restore CD, like Mauricio said, call MS and request for CD, or could even try the pc manufacturer to request the customised System Restore CD from them. Most cases it will be of minimum charges if you can provide the proof of ownership of the system.




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