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Using product key, after a OS upgrade...


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#1 ndonaldson2912

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Posted 09 February 2015 - 05:45 PM

Hi guys.

I have a laptop that had win7 pro installed. I then upgraded that to win8. I now have an older laptop that I would like to put win7 pro onto. Would my key (that is now not being used) work ok?

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#2 mikey11

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Posted 09 February 2015 - 05:52 PM

yes it should,

 

check to see if the older laptop can handle windows 7 before you install


Edited by mikey11, 09 February 2015 - 05:53 PM.


#3 Go The Power

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Posted 10 February 2015 - 01:55 AM

Hello,

What type of license did you have with your Windows 7 machine? Was it retail or OEM?




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