PhD: Too Many Digits in CD Key

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Symptoms
During setup, PhotoDraw prompts you to enter the CD key. The CD key isfound on a yellow sticker on the back of the CD jewel case.

You may find that there are too many digits (numbers) in the CD key, andsetup will not accept it.
Cause
The CD key should be in the following 10-digit format:
123-1234567
Some jewel cases have been manufactured with an 11-digit key such as thefollowing example:
1234-1234567
Workaround
Omit the last number from the first set of numbers (before the hyphen). Ifthe CD key is printed as 1234-1234567, type the key as 123-1234567.
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Properties

Article ID: 146954 - Last Review: 10/26/2013 11:26:00 - Revision: 4.0

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