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Microsoft Windows XP Professional

Description Windows XP Professional includes new visual design of Windows XP Home Edition plus premier security and privacy features, advanced recovery options, improved ability to connect to large networks, and much more.
Vendor Microsoft
Platform Windows. View system requirements.
Who can
Download from Software Depot?
Campus Tech Only
Software Depot Installation Policy

CSU, Long Beach participates in the CSU-Microsoft Campus Agreement. It is a program coordinated by Academic Technology Services. The license requires division, department or college technologists to install Microsoft products, such as Microsoft Windows XP Professional, on university-owned workstations. Contact your division, department or college technologist for assistance.

Ordering Faculty, staff and students may order Windows XP Professional at the University Computer Store for personally owned computers used primarily for university business.


Campus-owned Computers

Microsoft Windows XP Professional is part of the CSU-Microsoft Campus Agreement Program. Activate the product using CSULB's volume license key ( serial number ) for this product during the installation process. The license key is displayed as part of the product details in Software Depot. Log in to Software Depot and then click on the "My Software" link in the upper left hand corner of the page. Click on the link labeled "Secure Download" for the product and activation code.

Personally-owned Computers

The University's Volume Licensing Media and keys may NOT be used for Microsoft Wnidows XP Professional installations on personally owned computers used primarily for university business. For those installations, faculty and staff must purchase a media kit from the bookstore.


Please submit questions, problems or suggestions regarding the Microsoft Windows XP Professional license.

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